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Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Andrea Sirls - Goodreads

Excellent genealogy memoir Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Patricia dumas - Goodreads

Beautiful. A loving search for good and the not so good. Edward Ball has a love for his family-- and his extended slave family that I have never seen before in a book. I don't know how he will top ... Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Pjpollard - Goodreads

This book was not very well written but the subject matter is fascinating. Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Robert B. Miller - Goodreads

I thought this book was very interesting. It tells a story of a man who studies the history of his family who at one time owned a plantation. His family owned slaves. He embarks on a mission to learn ... Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Demiko Davis-cherry - Goodreads

It so far is slow, but I think its because of all the history he has to share. I am really struggling to get through this one. It seems like a lot of history overload. I shelved it and will revisit it later. Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - David Matthias - Goodreads

Makes you think. Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Valerie - Goodreads

Frankly, the best part of this book was the geneologies. I would have liked to know more about those people. I found the book suprisingly impersonal, and containing rather too much information about ... Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Janice - Goodreads

Wow, true story with detective work to unravel a family's history. So very interesting. Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Jillian - Goodreads

This seems to be my theme lately. I have been very interested in both family and race recently. I am just starting this one and looking forward to it, I'll give an update when I'm done. Read full review

Review: Slaves in the Family

User Review  - Allen Price - Goodreads

Since I learned of slaves in my family in the 1800s in Virginia, I've wanted to read this book. So far, I learned that it's a wealthy family that valued their free laborers and tried to meet their basic needs. More later Read full review


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