Moving On: Black Loyalists in the Afro-Atlantic World

Moving On: Black Loyalists in the Afro-Atlantic World

by John W. Pulis
     
 

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

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First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815327486
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
Crosscurrents in African American History Series, #4
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Contributors
Introduction
Ch. 1The Black Pioneers and Others: The Military Role of Black Loyalists in the American War for Independence3
Ch. 2Hidden from History: Black Loyalists at Country Harbour, Nova Scotia39
Ch. 3Birchtown: The History and Material Culture of an Expatriate African American Community59
Ch. 4Black Loyalists in London after the American Revolution85
Ch. 5The Black Loyalists in Sierra Leone103
Ch. 6The Promised Land, Inc.: Company-Repatriate Relations during the Founding of Freetown, Sierra Leone135
Ch. 7Edward Jones: An African American in Sierra Leone159
Ch. 8Bridging Troubled Waters: Moses Baker, George Liele, and the African American Diaspora to Jamaica183
Index223

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