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'Til death or distance do us part : marriage and the making of African America

Author: Frances Smith Foster
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
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Foster, Frances Smith.
'Til death or distance do us part.
Oxford [U.K.] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
(OCoLC)216938541
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Smith Foster
ISBN: 9780199716517 019971651X 9780195328523 0195328523
OCLC Number: 507435869
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 198 pages)
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""ONE: Adam and Eve, Antoney and Isabella""; ""TWO: Terms of Endearment""; ""THREE: Practical Thoughts, Divine Mandates, and the Afro-Protestant Press""; ""FOUR: Rights and Rituals""; ""FIVE: Myths, Memory, and Self-Realization""; ""SIX: Getting Stories Straight, Keeping Them Real""; ""SEVEN: Alchemy of Personal Politics""; ""EIGHT: Me, Mende, and Sankofa: An Epilogue""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""W""
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