The Formation of a Planter Elite : Jonathan Bryan and the Southern Colonial Frontier (Paperback)

Author: Gallay, Alan

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Jonathan Bryan (170888) rose from the obscurity of the southern frontier to become one of colonial Georgias richest, most powerful men. Along the way he made such influential friends as George Whitefield and James Oglethorpe. Bryans contemporaries, in terms of their large holdings of land and slaves, were markedly traditional and conservative. As Alan Gallay shows, Bryan was different. Paternalistic and relatively open minded, Bryan contemplated religious, social, political, and economic ideas that other planters refused to consider. Of equal importance, he explored the geographic areas that lay beyond the reach and understanding of his contemporaries. Through the career of a remarkable individualwhich spanned the founding of Georgia, the Revolution, and the birth of the new republicGallay chronicles the rise of the plantation slavery system in the colonial South.

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Publisher University of Georgia Press
Mfg Part# 9780820330181
SKU 204572348
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0820330183
Release Date 8/13/2012
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0281
Publisher University of Georgia Press

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