Bertram Wyatt-Brown, 8 June 1995
Show More The Southern Tradition: The Achievement and Limitations of an American Conservatism by Eugene Genovese.
Harvard, 138 pp., £17.95, October 1994, 0 674 82527 6Show More
“... slaves’ complicity in their own wretchedness, critics denounced Roll, Jordan, Roll, along with Robert Fogel and Stanley Engerman’s Time on the Cross, which claimed that slavery was a rational, profitable, even materially beneficial institution not only for masters but for slaves as well. Roll, Jordan, Roll might not have won Genovese much gratitude from ...”