Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, (Serie Estudios históricos, 75), 2018. First Edition. Paperback. 439p., tables, graphics, bibl., wrps. New. Item #68653
"Sobreviviendo a la esclavitud" is a study on the daily practices of enslaved and free Africans and Afro-descendants, examining how they found ways to defend their humanity and negotiate their honor within of the borders of laws and social norms in Lima during the middle of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th. Contents include: "Esclavitud y orden colonial", "Esclavitud relativa, familia y honor", and "Esclavitud y transformación del sistema esclavista"