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Freedom: Volume 1, Series 1: The Destruction of Slavery: A Documentary ...

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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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'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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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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Out of the House of Bondage: The Transformation of the Plantation Household

Thavolia Glymph - History - 2008
The plantation household was, first and foremost, a site of production. This fundamental fact has generally been overshadowed by popular and scholarly images of the plantation ...
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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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