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Self-Taught: African American Education in Slavery and Freedom: African ...

Heather Andrea Williams - Social Science - 2009 - 320 pages
In this previously untold story of African American self-education, Heather Andrea Williams moves across time to examine African Americans' relationship to literacy during ...
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Civil War: People and Perspectives

Lisa Tendrich Frank - History - 2009 - 237 pages
Presents a social history of the Civil War, focusing on the lives of ordinary people such as women, children, Native Americans, immigrants, free African Americans, and slaves ...
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The Essence of Liberty: Free Black Women During the Slave Era

Wilma King - Political Science - 2006 - 290 pages
"King uses a wide range of sources to examine the experiences of free black women in both the North and the South, from the colonial period through emancipation, showing how ...
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Reconstruction: People and Perspectives

James M. Campbell, Rebecca J. Fraser - History - 2008 - 279 pages
Examines the impact of Reconstruction on the everyday lives of white Southerners, American Indians, Union soldiers, and former slaves.
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African Americans in the Nineteenth Century: People and Perspectives: People ...

Dixie Ray Haggard - Social Science - 2010 - 258 pages
Uniquely inclusive, African Americans in the Nineteenth Century: People and PerspectiveS≪/i> offers a wealth of insights into the way African Americans lived and how slave ...
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The Negro's Civil War: How American Blacks Felt and Acted During the War for ...

James M. McPherson - History - 2008 - 400 pages
In this classic study, Pulitzer Prize-winning author James M. McPherson deftly narrates the experience of blacks--former slaves and soldiers, preachers, visionaries, doctors ...
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The Frederick Douglass Encyclopedia

Julius E. Thompson, James L. Conyers Jr., Nancy J. Dawson - Social Science - 2009 - 246 pages
Like no other reference before it, The Frederick Douglass Encyclopedia celebrates and investigates the life, writings, and activism of one of the most influential African ...
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A pictorial history of Blackamericans

Langston Hughes, Milton Meltzer, Charles Eric Lincoln - History - 1983 - 379 pages
Details issues, events, and personalities that have fashioned the progress and culture of Blacks in America
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Witness for Freedom: African American Voices on Race, Slavery, and Emancipation

C. Peter Ripley - History - 1993 - 306 pages
This extraordinary record of the African American struggle for freedom and equality collects 89 exceptional documents that represent the best of the recently published five ...
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Marching Toward Freedom: The Negro in the Civil War, 1861-1865

James M. McPherson - United States - 1968 - 181 pages
Using a wide variety of primary sources, examines the Afro-Americans' role in and contribution to the Union and Confederacy during the Civil War and the resulting change in ...
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