The Black Family in Slavery and Freedom, 1750-1925

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Vintage Books, 1977 - Social Science - 664 pages
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This comprehensively researched study of the black family in America argues that blacks survived slavery with remarkable strength and solidarity and took on freedom with previously uncredited courage and integrity

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Contents

The Birthpangs of a World
4
Send Me Some of the Childrens Hair
15
Because She Was My Cousin
45
Copyright

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HERBERT G. GUTMAN (1928-85) was Distinguished Professor of History in the Graduate College of the City University of New York and the author of The Black Family in Slavery and Freedom, 1750-1925, Work, Culture, and Society, and Power and Culture.

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