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Title:
Blacks in bondage : letters of American slaves
Author:
Starobin, Robert S.
Edition:
First Markus Wiener Pub. edition.
Publication Information:
New York : M. Wiener : Distributed by Talman, [1988]

©1988
Physical Description:
xxiv, 196 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
Reprint. Originally published: New York : New Viewpoints, 1974. With new foreword.
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780910129879
Format :
Book

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Central Library E444 .B62 1988 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

A collection of documents by black American slaves, written while enslaved or shortly after escape. The words recorded here express complexity and diversity of thought and feeling about slavery and being black, and offer glimpses into the interior lives of a number of American slaves.


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