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

Imprint Chicago : Lawrence Hill Books, c2004.

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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xl, 568 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 553-562) and index.
Contents What is at stake: Black abolitionism, politics, and Lincoln's election -- Where we stand -- Emigration and colonization -- The slavery of racial prejudice -- Race riots -- Black soldiers and the war, pt. I: What we can do -- The Black soldiers and the war, pt. II: The hate we face -- Equal pay and equal rights -- The Black sailor -- Black women and the war -- Emancipation -- Conditions in Dixie -- War's end -- Lincoln's 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.
Summary Presents a collection of primary documents by African Americans describing their experiences and perspectives of the Civil War.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject African Americans -- Biography.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
African American soldiers -- Biography.
African American political activists -- Biography.
Noirs américains -- Biographies.
Esclaves -- États-Unis -- Biographies.
Militaires noirs américains -- Biographies.
Activistes noirs américains -- Biographies.
HISTORY.
Sezessionskrieg (1861-1865)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1861-1865 (Guerre de Sécession) -- Noirs américains.
États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1861-1865 (Guerre de Sécession) -- Récits personnels.
Schwarze.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Erlebnisbericht.
Quelle.
Added Author Yacovone, Donald.
Other Form: Print version: Freedom's journey. 1st ed. Chicago : Lawrence Hill Books, c2004 1556525117 (DLC) 2003018583 (OCoLC)52937913
ISBN 9781569769935 (electronic bk.)
1569769931 (electronic bk.)
9781569769959 (electronic bk.)
1569769958 (electronic bk.)
9781569769942 (electronic bk.)
156976994X (electronic bk.)

 
    
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