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Claiming freedom : race, kinship, and land in nineteenth-century Georgia

Author: Karen Cook Bell
Publisher: Columbia, South Carolina : The University of South Carolina Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exploration of the political and social experiences of African Americans in transition from slave to citizen.
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Bell, Karen Cook.
Claiming freedom.
Columbia, South Carolina : The University of South Carolina Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017008059
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Cook Bell
ISBN: 9781611178319 1611178312
OCLC Number: 974912909
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 161 pages)
Contents: Cover; CLAIMING FREEDOM; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION Claiming Freedom in the Lowcountry; 1 THE SLAVEâ#x80;#x99;S DREAM; 2 WAR AND FREEDOM; 3 â#x80;#x9C;FULL AND FAIR COMPENSATIONâ#x80;#x9D;; 4 THE STATE OF FREEDOM IS THE STATE OF SELF-RELIANCE; CONCLUSION; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author.
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