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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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Families and Freedom: A Documentary History of African-American Kinship in ...

Ira Berlin - History - 1998 - 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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Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War

Ira Berlin - 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 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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The Wartime Genesis of Free Labor: The Lower South

Ira Berlin, Freedmen and Southern Society Project - History - 1990 - 937 pages
Union occupation of parts of the Confederacy during the Civil War forced federal officials to confront questions about the social order that would replace slavery. This volume ...
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Freedom, Volume 2

Ira Berlin, 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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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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The Slaves' Economy: Independent Production by Slaves in the Americas

Ira Berlin, Philip D. Morgan - 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 - 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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