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Title Freedom's journey : African American voices of the Civil War / edited by Donald Yacovone.

Imprint Chicago : Lawrence Hill Books, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    973.7 FRE    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xl, 568 p. ; 24 cm.
Series The Library of Black America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 553-562) and index.
Contents What Is at Stake: Black Abolitionism, Politics, and Lincoln̕s Election -- Where We Stand -- Emigration and Colonization -- The Slavery of Racial Prejudice -- Race Riots -- Black Soldiers and the War, Part I: What We Can Do -- The Black Soldiers and the War , Part II: The Hate We Face -- Equal Pay and Equal Rights -- The Black Sailor -- Black Women and the War -- Emancipation -- Conditions in Dixie -- War̕s End -- Lincoln̕s Death and the Future -- The Context of Black Service -- Glory -- Out of the Briars -- Remembering Slavery and the Civil War in Missouri -- Remembering Slavery and the Civil War in Tennessee -- Remembering Slavery and the Civil War in Kentucky -- War, Race, and Remembering.
Subject African Americans -- Biography.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African American soldiers -- Biography.
African American political activists -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Added Author Yacovone, Donald.
ISBN 1556525117 (cloth) : $40.00
1556525214 (pbk.)

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