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Overview page. Subjects: United States History — Classical Studies.

 Emancipated slaves were more prominent in Roman society than in Greek city‐states or Hellenistic kingdoms (see slavery). Lat. lībertus/a designates the ex‐slave in relation to former owner...

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North, Frederick, fifth earl of Guilford (1766–1827), colonial governor and philhellene

M. C. Curthoys.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Classical Studies; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 2499 words.

North, Frederick, fifth earl of Guilford (1766–1827), colonial governor and philhellene, was born on 7 February 1766, the youngest of the three surviving sons of Frederick North, second...

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