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Of Troezen (probably 1st cent. ad), wrote works on literary history. The only known title is that of his work on philosophers, Against the Sophists. Athenaeus 1. 29a;Diogenes ...


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Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619–1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

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...the invariably peaceful nature of the celebrations, which he pointed to as indicative of the responsible nature of African Americans in general. See also Abolitionism ; Antislavery Movement ; Colonialism ; Foreign Policy ; Slave Trade ; and Slavery . Bibliography Eudell, Demetrius Lynn . The Political Languages of Emancipation in the British Caribbean and the U.S. South . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2002. Hamshere, Cyril . The British in the Caribbean . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1972. Mintz, Sidney . Sweetness and...