Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emacipation

Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emacipation

by Ira Berlin
     
 
A book-and-tape set featuring the only known original recordings of interviews with former slaves, to be aired on public radio simultaneous with publication. Dramatic readings by prominent African-Americans of untaped interviews complement to incomparable recordings, to create a full, firsthand picture of African-American life before emancipation.

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A book-and-tape set featuring the only known original recordings of interviews with former slaves, to be aired on public radio simultaneous with publication. Dramatic readings by prominent African-Americans of untaped interviews complement to incomparable recordings, to create a full, firsthand picture of African-American life before emancipation.

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This book-and-tape set contains the only known original recordings of interviews with former slaves, conducted during the early 20th century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565844254
Publisher:
New Press, The
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Edition description:
Includes cassette
Pages:
355
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 2.20(d)

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