BOOK: Clark-Pujara on the Dark Work of Slavery in Rhode Island

Christy Clark-Pujara, Dark Work: The Business of Slavery in Rhode Island. New York: NYU Press, 2016. via NYU Press: "Historians have written expansively about the slave economy and its vital role in early American economic life. In Dark Work, Christy Clark-Pujara tells the story of one state in particular whose role was outsized: Rhode Island. Like their northern … Continue reading BOOK: Clark-Pujara on the Dark Work of Slavery in Rhode Island