Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War

Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War

by Ira Berlin, Barbara J. Fields
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1565841204

ISBN-13: 9781565841208

Pub. Date: 09/28/1993

Publisher: New Press, The

Free At Last brings together some of the most remarkable letters ever written by Americans. Made widely available for the first time, these letters, personal testimonies, official transcripts, and other records convey the struggle of black men and women to overthrow the slave system, to aid the Union cause as laborers and soldiers, and to give meaning to their newly

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Free At Last brings together some of the most remarkable letters ever written by Americans. Made widely available for the first time, these letters, personal testimonies, official transcripts, and other records convey the struggle of black men and women to overthrow the slave system, to aid the Union cause as laborers and soldiers, and to give meaning to their newly won freedom in a war-torn nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565841208
Publisher:
New Press, The
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.19(h) x 1.57(d)

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