Between slavery and freedom : free people of color in America from settlement to the Civil War / Julie Winch.

Author
Winch, Julie, 1953- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]
  • ©2014
Description
1 online resource (187 p.)

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Summary note
Between Slavery and Freedom explores one of the central ironies of racial dynamics in this nation's history from the colonial era to the end of the Civil War.
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Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Introduction : "On liberty's borderlands
  • Property or persons: black freedom in colonial America, 1513-1770
  • In liberty's cause: black freedom in revolutionary America, 1770-1790
  • Race, liberty and citizenship in the new nation, 1790-1820
  • "We will have our rights": redefining black freedom, 1820-1850
  • "No rights which the white man was bound to respect": black freedom and black citizenship, 1850-1861
  • Epilogue : black freedom, white freedom.
ISBN
  • 1-4422-6224-9
  • 0-7425-5115-6
OCLC
877770024
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