Black women in white America: a documentary history

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Pantheon Books, 1972 - Social Science - 630 pages
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Very painful personal histories. Read full review

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User Review  - Yoly [♥] - Goodreads

It's frightening to think that those times actually existed. But we aren't too far off yet today, are we? The black women from the white America back then had strength and will. Their fear was understandable; and their determination to make it through each day was honorable! Read full review

Contents

PURCHASE AND SALE
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The Daily Life of House Slaves 7839
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Establishing a Girls Department in the Sarah Mapps
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Copyright

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Gerda Lerner, author of twelve books in women's history, was one of the founders of the field in the 1960s. Her creative scholarship, her organizing work on behalf of women historians, and her leadership in graduate education have been widely recognized and honored. She is past president of the Organization of American Historians, Robinson-Edwards Professor Emerita of History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and visiting professor of history at Duke University. Her most recent book is"Fireweed: A Political Autobiography.

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