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African American life in the Georgia lowcountry : the Atlantic world and the Gullah Geechee

Author: Philip D Morgan; Georgia Humanities Council.
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press : in association with the Georgia Humanities Council, 2011.
Series: Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The lush landscape and subtropical climate of the Georgia coast only enhance the air of mystery enveloping some of its inhabitants - people who owe, in some ways, as much to Africa as to America.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip D Morgan; Georgia Humanities Council.
ISBN: 9780820343075 0820343072
OCLC Number: 809634800
Description: xi, 311 pages, 46 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Lowcountry Georgia and the early modern Atlantic world, 1733-ca. 1820 / Philip Morgan --
"High notions of their liberty" : women of color and the American Revolution in Lowcountry Georgia and South Carolina, 1765-1783 / Betty Wood --
"I began to feel the happiness of liberty, of which I knew nothing before" : eighteenth-century black accounts of the Lowcountry / Vincent Carretta --
Africans, culture, and Islam in the Lowcountry / Michael A. Gomez --
"They shun the scrutiny of white men" : reports on religion from the Georgia Lowcountry and West Africa, 1834-1850 / Erskine Clarke --
Reclaiming the Gullah-Geechee past : archaeology of slavery in Coastal Georgia / Theresa A. Singleton --
A spirit of enterprise : the African American challenge to the Confederate project in Civil War-era Savannah / Jacqueline Jones --
"The great cry of people is land!" : Black settlement and community development on Ossabaw Island, Georgia, 1865-1900 / Allison Dorsey --
Summoning the ancestors : the flying Africans' story and its enduring legacy / Timothy Powell --
A sense of self and place : unmasking my Gullah Cultural Heritage / Emory S. Campbell.
Series Title: Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900.
Responsibility: edited by Philip Morgan.

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