Jesuit Slaveholding in Maryland, 1717-1838
Published May 23rd 2001 by Routledge – 176 pages
From the colonial period through the early nineteenth century, Father Thomas J. Murphy writes a compelling chronology and in depth analysis of Jesuit slaveholding in the state of Maryland.
"A definite treatment of its subject, Thomas Murphy's book is a fine example of history writ small…The book will stimulate new ways of seeing and thinking about the history of American journalism." -- Joseph P. McKerns, American Historical Review