Out of the house of bondage : the transformation of the plantation household (eBook, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Out of the house of bondage : the transformation of the plantation household
Checking...

Out of the house of bondage : the transformation of the plantation household

Author: Thavolia Glymph
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Glymph challenges popular depictions of mistresses as 'friends' and 'allies' of slaves in the plantation household.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
e-books
History
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Glymph, Thavolia, 1951-
Out of the house of bondage.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007017918
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thavolia Glymph
ISBN: 0511423780 9780511423789 9780511422614 051142261X
OCLC Number: 473590085
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 30 octobre 2009).
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xiii, 279 pages)
Contents: Gender of violence --
"Beyond the limits of decency" : women in slavery --
Making "better girls" : mistresses, slave women, and the claims of domesticity --
"Nothing but deception in them" : the war within --
Out of the house of bondage : a sundering of ties, 1865-1866 --
"Makeshift kind of life" : free women and free homes --
"Wild notions of right and wrong" : from the plantation household to the wilder world.
Responsibility: Thavolia Glymph.

Abstract:

Glymph challenges popular depictions of mistresses as 'friends' and 'allies' of slaves in the plantation household.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(28)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.