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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 National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865

James Oakes - History - 2013 - 595 pages
Traces the history of emancipation and its impact on the Civil War, discussing how Lincoln and the Republicans fought primarily for freeing slaves throughout the war, not just ...
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Freedom, Volume 2

Joseph P. Reidy, Steven F. Miller - African Americans - 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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Confederate Emancipation : Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves during the ...

Bruce Levine James G. Randall Professor of History University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Social Science - 2005 - 272 pages
In early 1864, as the Confederate Army of Tennessee licked its wounds after being routed at the Battle of Chattanooga, Major-General Patrick Cleburne (the "Stonewall of the ...
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This Terrible War: The Civil War and Its Aftermath

Michael Fellman, Lesley Jill Gordon, Daniel E. Sutherland - History - 2003 - 416 pages
Explores the complexities of the Civil War era, detailing the political, economic, military, and human events of this tragic American conflict. Personal and candid excerpts ...
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The Civil War in the Border South

Christopher Phillips - History - 2013 - 171 pages
By studying the characteristics of those positioned along this fault line during the Civil War, the centrality of the war issue of slavery, which border residents long eschewed ...
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The Black Experience in the Civil War South

Stephen V. Ash - History - 2010 - 127 pages
The first book of its kind to appear in a generation, this comprehensive study details the experiences of the black men, women, and children who lived in the South during the ...
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Runaway Slaves: Rebels on the Plantation

John Hope Franklin, Loren Schweninger - History - 2000 - 480 pages
Presents details about plantation life before the Civil War when slaves frequently rebelled against their masters and escaped
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