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There is a river : the Black struggle for freedom in America

Author: Vincent Harding; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1981] ©1981
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a comprehensive and organic historical survey of the black movement toward freedom in the United States.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harding, Vincent.
There is a river.
New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1981
(OCoLC)643742975
Named Person: Schwarze
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Harding; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 015189342X 9780151893423 0156890895 9780156890892
OCLC Number: 7460335
Description: xxvi, 416 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction -Chapter 1-From the shores of Africa --
Chapter 2 -American bondage, American freedom-Chapter 3 -Rebels, Resistants', Outlyers-Chapter 4-Symptoms of Liberty and Blackhead Sign Post --
Chapter 5-Many Thousands Crossing Over --
Chapter 6 --
Strange River in Canaan-Chapter 7 -Beyond the North Star-Chapter 8-A Ferment of Fugitives --
Chapter 9-Called to Go Forward --
Chapter 10-On Jordan's Stormy Banks-Chapter 11-The Blood Red Ironies of God-Chapter 12-And We are Coming Up-Chapter 13-Slavery Chain Done Broke at Last-Chapter 14-Black Hope, Black Soldiers, and Black Codes-Chapter 16-The Struggle Ends, The Struggle Begins-Acknowledgments-Notes-Bibliography --
Index.
Other Titles: Black struggle for freedom in America.
Responsibility: by Vincent Harding.
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Originally published in 1982 by Harcourt Brace, this is the story of the violation of black Africa and the bondage of its peoples in another land. Harding resurrects forgotten heroes and traces the  Read more...

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