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Dreams of Africa in Alabama : the slave ship Clotilda and the story of the last Africans brought to America

Author: Sylviane A Diouf
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the fascinating story of the "Clotilda," the last ship to bring African slaves to America, the shameful antecedents to the incident, and the unusual and inspiring aftermath. Published to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Diouf, Sylviane A. (Sylviane Anna), 1952-
Dreams of Africa in Alabama.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006053153
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sylviane A Diouf
OCLC Number: 648271150
Awards: Commended for Hurston/Wright LEGACY Award (Nonfiction) 2008
Description: 1 online resource (x, 340 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Responsibility: Sylviane A. Diouf.

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