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Slavery

Antquity and Its Legacy

Slavery( )
Author: DuBois, Page
Series title:Ancients and Moderns Ser.
ISBN:978-0-19-538084-2
Publication Date:Jan 2010
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $99.00
Book Description:

"Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" is perhaps the most famous phrase of all in the American Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson's momentous words are closely related to the French concept of "liberte, egalite, fraternite"; and both ideas incarnate a notion of freedom asinalienable human right that in the modern world we expect to take for granted. In the ancient world, by contrast, the concepts of freedom and equality had little purchase. Athenians, Spartans and...
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Book Details
Pages:224
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Slavery
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.6 x 5.5 x 0.7 Inches
Book Weight:0.755 Pounds



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