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The Destruction of Slavery, Part 1

Ira Berlin - History - 1985 - 852 pages
This is the first of a series of documentary histories of emancipation designed to tell the story of the transit of black people from slavery to freedom in the United States ...
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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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Slaves No More: Three Essays on Emancipation and the Civil War

Ira Berlin - History - 1992 - 243 pages
The three essays in this volume present an introduction to history of the emancipation of the slaves during the Civil War. The first essay traces the destruction of slavery by ...
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Freedom: Volume 3, Series 1: The Wartime Genesis of Free Labour: The Lower ...

Ira Berlin - History - 1982 - 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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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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Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America

Ira Berlin - History - 2009 - 512 pages
Today most Americans, black and white, identify slavery with cotton, the deep South, and the African-American church. But at the beginning of the nineteenth century, after ...
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Generations of Captivity: A History of African-American Slaves

Ira Berlin - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 384 pages
Ira Berlin traces the history of African-American slavery in the United States from its beginnings in the seventeenth century to its fiery demise nearly three hundred years ...
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Slaves without masters; the free Negro in the antebellum South

Ira Berlin - History - 1975 - 423 pages
Describes the lives and socio-cultural patterns of free blacks in the antebellum South and their interaction with whites as determined largely by white attitudes, institutions ...
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