David Brion Davis Quotes

  • We must face the ultimate contradiction that our free and democratic society was made possible by massive slave labor.

    David Brion Davis (2008). “Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World”, p.6, Oxford University Press

David Brion Davis

  • Born: February 16, 1927
  • Occupation: Historian
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