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Women and slavery in America : a documentary history

Author: Catherine M Lewis; J Richard Lewis
Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work offers readers an opportunity to examine the establishment, growth, and evolution of slavery in the United States as it impacted women, including those enslaved and free, African American and white, wealthy and poor, northern and southern. The primary documents, including newspaper articles, broadsides, cartoons, pamphlets, speeches, photographs, memoirs, and editorials, are organized thematically and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Sources
Quelle
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine M Lewis; J Richard Lewis
ISBN: 9781557289575 1557289573 9781557289582 1557289581
OCLC Number: 681711729
Description: xxxvi, 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Law, custom, and tradition --
Work and daily life --
Building community --
Resisting slavery --
The meaning of freedom --
Appendices.
Responsibility: edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis.

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This volume brings together primary sources, including manuscripts and newspapers, that reveal the lives of slaves and the roles that women played-both in bondage and empowered-in the progress of  Read more...

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