The Slave's Cause

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The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition
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AuthorManisha Sinha
CountryUnited States
Media typeHardcover, Paperback

The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition is a history book by Manisha Sinha[1][2][3] that was released in February 2016 by Yale University Press.[4]

Writing in The Atlantic, Adam Rothman calls The Slave's Cause "a stunning new history of abolitionism."[1]


  1. ^ a b Rothman, Adam (April 2016). "The Truth About Abolition". The Atlantic. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
  2. ^ Donoghue, Steve (16 February 2016). "'The Slave's Cause' is a thorough and overdue account of the abolition movement in the US". Christian Science Monitor. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
  3. ^ Price, Matthew (29 February 2016). "Putting blacks at the center of abolitionism in 'The Slave's Cause'". Boston Globe. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
  4. ^ "'The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition,' by Manisha Sinha". The New York Times. 28 February 2016.