Le Code noir et autres textes de lois sur l'esclavage (French Edition)

by Marie-Jose Tubiana

Paperback, 2006

Status

Available

Call number

306.362

Genres

Collection

Library's review

This French language book "The black code and other texts of laws about slavery" includes the original laws governing the practice of slaveholding in the France and its territories. Collection of declarations, judgments and code written from 1685 to 1848 under Louis XIV then modified under Louis XV from original documents, concerning the rules of law relating to the slave trade in black slaves in the French islands of the West Indies. Reproduction of historical documents allowing to apprehend the life of the black slaves and their masters, their relation and the rights and the duties which they had towards the others.

Recueil de déclarations, arrêts et code rédigés de 1685 à 1848 sous Louis XIV puis modifiés sous Louis XV à partir de documents originaux, concernant les règles de droit en matière de traite des esclaves noirs dans les îles françaises de l’arc antillais. Reproduction de documents historiques permettant d’appréhender la vie des esclaves noirs et de leur maîtres, leur relation et les droits et les devoirs qu’ils avaient les uns envers les autres.
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Publication

SEPIA (2006), Edition: SEPIA

Language

Original language

French

Physical description

96 p.; 6.89 inches

ISBN

2842801121 / 9782842801120
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