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Trevor Burnard, History, University of Melbourne, “Slavery and British Industrialisation: the ‘New History of Capitalism Movement’ and Eric Williams’ Capitalism and Slavery.”

January 13, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Trevor Burnard is the author of Planters, Merchants, and Slaves: Plantation Societies in British America, 1650-1820 (2015) and The Plantation Machine: Atlantic Capitalism in French Saint Domingue and British Jamacia (2016, with John Garrigus) A copy of his paper, “Slavery and British Industrialisation: The ‘New History of Capitalism Movement’ and Eric Williams’ Capitalism and Slavery” can be found here: Slavery and British Industrialisation


January 13, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm