Black New Jersey: 1664 to the Present Day

Black New Jersey: 1664 to the Present Day

by Graham Russell Gao Hodges

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813595184
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2018
Edition description: None
Pages: 380
Sales rank: 516,020
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range: 16 - 18 Years

About the Author

GRAHAM RUSSELL GAO HODGES is the George Dorland Langdon, Jr. Professor of History and Africana and Latin American studies at Colgate University in Hamilton, New York. He is the author or editor of sixteen books, including Slavery and Freedom in the Rural North: African Americans in Monmouth County, New Jersey, 1660-1870 and Root & Branch: African Americans in New York and East Jersey, 1613-1863.
 

Table of Contents


C O N T E N T S
List of Illustrations ix
Introduction 1
1 From Initial Euro-African Settlement to the Pre-Revolution, 1625–1763 12
2 From Revolution to Gradual Emancipation, 1764–1804 34
3 Slavery, Freedom, and Struggle, 1804–1860                 59
4 The Civil War and Reconstruction to World War I          98
5 Black New Jersey Battles Jim Crow, 1918–1940         159
6 World War II and Its Aftermath, 1940–1960                  211
7 The 1960s–2014                                                           249
8 Present and Future                                                       291
Acknowledgments                                                           301
Notes                                                                              303
Index

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