Eugene D. Genovese





Eugene D. Genovese

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born
in Brooklyn, New York, The United States
May 19, 1930

died
September 26, 2012

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Eugene Dominic Genovese was an American historian of the American South and American slavery. He has been noted for bringing a Marxist perspective to the study of power, class and relations between planters and slaves in the South. His work Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made won the Bancroft Prize. He later abandoned the Left and Marxism, and embraced traditionalist conservatism.


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Roll, Jordan, Roll: The Wor...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1,091 ratings — published 1974 — 5 editions
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The Political Economy of Sl...
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1965 — 7 editions
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The Southern Tradition: The...
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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The World Slaveholders Made...
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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A Consuming Fire: The Fall ...
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 1998 — 4 editions
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From Rebellion to Revolutio...
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1979 — 7 editions
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Miss Betsey: A Memoir of Ma...
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2008
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In Red and Black: Marxian E...
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1971 — 4 editions
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Slaveholders' Dilemma: Free...
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1991 — 2 editions
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Fruits of Merchant Capital:...
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1983 — 2 editions
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