Slave Revolts in Antiquity


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Author  Theresa Urbaincyzk
Publisher  McGill-Queen's University Press
Publication Date   March 1, 2008
ISBN  1844651010
Pages  224

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Challenges the orthodoxy and argues that there were many more slave revolts than is usually assumed and they were far from insignificant historically. This book argues that we need to look beyond the canonical sources and episodes to see a bigger history of long-term resistance of slaves to their enslavement.

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