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Download e-book for iPad: Becoming Free in the Cotton South by Susan E O'Donovan

By Susan E O'Donovan

This booklet demanding situations our most elementary rules approximately slavery and freedom in the USA. rather than seeing emancipation because the starting or the finishing of the tale, as so much histories do, O'Donovan explores the perilous transition among those stipulations, supplying a special imaginative and prescient of either the large adjustments and the profound continuities in black existence earlier than and after the Civil War.

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