The Slave Community: Plantation Life in the Antebellum South

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Oxford University Press, 1979 - Social Science - 414 pages
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Taking into account the major recent studies, this volume presents an updated analysis of the life of the black slave - his African heritage, culture, family, acculturation, behavior, religion, and personality.

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This subject is very interesting to me. I enjoyed reading the insights shared by the author. Read full review

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I finished reading this book for my US History to 1877. The book was definitely insightful, and knowing the culture of African slavery in Antebellum America was eye opening to me. They created the ... Read full review

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John W. Blassingame is at Yale University.

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