In the Matter of Color: Race and the American Legal Process 1: The Colonial Period

Paperback | April 30, 1999

byA. Leon Higginbotham

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Judge Higginbotham chronicles in unrelenting detail the role of the law in the enslavement and subjugation of black Americans during the colonial period. It is a moving book that should be read by all Americans who believe in justice and dignity for all.

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Judge Higginbotham chronicles in unrelenting detail the role of the law in the enslavement and subjugation of black Americans during the colonial period. It is a moving book that should be read by all Americans who believe in justice and dignity for all. 0195027590 ¼This book breaks new ground, offering a fresh perspective on the inte...

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Judge Higginbotham chronicles in unrelenting detail the role of the law in the enslavement and subjugation of black Americans during the colonial period. It is a moving book that should be read by all Americans who believe in justice and dignity for all.

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Judge Higginbotham chronicles in unrelenting detail the role of the law in the enslavement and subjugation of black Americans during the colonial period. It is a moving book that should be read by all Americans who believe in justice and dignity for all.

A. Leon Higginbotham is at Justice with the United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 5.31 × 7.99 × 1.1 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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"An excellent analysis of the legal process in historical context. A thought-provoking book with extensive data."--Linda Borish, Rhodes College