Israel on the Appomattox : a southern experiment in Black freedom from the 1790s through the Civil War /

"Thomas Jefferson condemned slavery but denied that whites and liberated blacks could live together in harmony. Jefferson's young cousin Richard Randolph and ninety African Americans set out to prove the sage of Monticello wrong. When Randolph died in 1796, he left land for his formidable...

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Main Author: Ely, Melvin Patrick.
Format: Book
Published:New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2004.
Edition:1st ed.
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Northeastern Illinois University

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Call Number: F232.P83 E49 2004
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