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The Resource Women and slavery in America : a documentary history, edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis

Women and slavery in America : a documentary history, edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis

Label
Women and slavery in America : a documentary history
Title
Women and slavery in America
Title remainder
a documentary history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work offers readers an opportunity to examine the establishment, growth, and evolution of slavery in the United States as it impacted women, including those enslaved and free, African American and white, wealthy and poor, northern and southern. The primary documents, including newspaper articles, broadsides, cartoons, pamphlets, speeches, photographs, memoirs, and editorials, are organized thematically and represent cultural, political, religious, economic, and social perspectives on this dark and complex period in American history
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.3/620820973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1048
LC item number
.W66 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lewis, Catherine M
  • Lewis, J. Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women slaves
  • Slavery
  • Women
  • African American women
Label
Women and slavery in America : a documentary history, edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Law, custom, and tradition -- Work and daily life -- Building community -- Resisting slavery -- The meaning of freedom
Control code
ocn681711729
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 318 p.
Isbn
9781557289582
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047822
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781557289582
  • (OCoLC)681711729
Label
Women and slavery in America : a documentary history, edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Law, custom, and tradition -- Work and daily life -- Building community -- Resisting slavery -- The meaning of freedom
Control code
ocn681711729
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 318 p.
Isbn
9781557289582
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047822
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781557289582
  • (OCoLC)681711729

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