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Slavery by another name : the re-enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II

Author: Douglas A Blackmon
Publisher: London : Icon, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Douglas A. Blackmon brings to light one of the most shameful chapters in American history - an 'Age of Neoslavery' that thrived in the aftermath of the Civil War through the dawn of World War II. He unearths stories of slaves & their descendants who journeyed into freedom & then back into the shadow of involuntary servitude.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas A Blackmon
ISBN: 9781848314122 1848314124
OCLC Number: 798411401
Awards: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.
Pulitzer Prize General Nonfiction Winner 2009.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Douglas A. Blackmon.

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'Urgent, definitive, powerful. The most important work of history published in a very long time.' Bill Cosby In "Slavery by Another Name" Douglas A. Blackmon eviscerates one of our schoolchildren's Read more...

 
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