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...
|Published:||New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.|
|Series:||New narratives in American history
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