When the passage of the Abolition of Slavery Act, effective 1 August 1834 ushered in the end of slavery throughout the British Empire, people of the African descent celebrated their new-found freedom. This book explores the social, cultural, political, and educational practices of Emanipation Day festivities across Canada.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 17 Jun 2010
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 288
- ISBN : 9781554887170