In search of the promised land : a Black family and the Old South /

Sally Thomas went from being a slave on a tobacco plantation, to a "virtually free" slave who ran her own business and purchased one of her sons out of bondage. This book offers a portrait of her extended family and of the life of slaves before the Civil War. Based on family letters as wel...

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Main Author: Franklin, John Hope, 1915-
Other Authors: Schweninger, Loren.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series:New narratives in American history
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Dominican University

Location: Main Stacks

Call Number: E444 .F825 2006
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