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Freedom: Volume 2, Series 1: The Wartime Genesis of Free Labor: The Upper ...

Ira Berlin - History - 1993 - 775 pages
This volume of Freedom presents a history of the emergence of free-labour relations in different settings in the Upper South.
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Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War

Ira Berlin, Barbara J. Fields, Steven F. Miller - History - 1992 - 571 pages
Gathers first hand accounts of slavery and the efforts of Black Americans to transform the Civil War into a war to end slavery
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The Black Military Experience

Ira Berlin, Joseph Patrick Reidy, Leslie S. Rowland - History - 1982 - 852 pages
A collection of first-hand accounts drawn from the extensive records of the National Archives. It explains how black military service helped to destroy slavery; it is a social ...
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Freedom: Volume 3, Series 1: The Wartime Genesis of Free Labour: The Lower ...

Thavolia Glymph, Ira Berlin - History - 1991 - 976 pages
This 1991 volume of Freedom presents a documentary history of the emergence of free-labor relations in the large plantation areas of the Lower South.
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Families and Freedom: A Documentary History of African-American Kinship in ...

Ira Berlin, Leslie S. Rowland - History - 1997 - 259 pages
Draws on the letters and personal testimonies of freed slaves to describe the remaking of the African-American family during the Civil War and Reconstruction eras
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Freedom's Soldiers: The Black Military Experience in the Civil War

Ira Berlin, Joseph Patrick Reidy, Leslie S. Rowland - History - 1998 - 192 pages
Freedom's Soldiers tells the story of the 200,000 black men who fought in the Civil War, in their own words and those of eyewitnesses.
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The Slaves' Economy: Independent Production by Slaves in the Americas

Ira Berlin - History - 1995 - 213 pages
Slaves worked. When, where, and especially how, they worked determined the course of their lives and the shape of their culture. Slaves, naturally, served their owners for the ...
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Cultivation and Culture: Labor and the Shaping of Slave Life in the Americas

Ira Berlin, Philip D. Morgan - History - 1993 - 388 pages
So central was labor in the lives of African-American slaves that it has often been taken for granted, with little attention given to the type of work that slaves did and the ...
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