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Título: Free at Last: A Documentary History of ...
Editorial: The New Press, New York
Año de publicación: 1992
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Dust Jacket Included
Edición: 1st Edition
Small 4to. Blue and black cloth with gilt lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xxxiii, 571pp. Very good/near fine. Tight, nice first edition of this thick compilation. N° de ref. de la librería 37544
Sinopsis: Free At Last brings together some of the most remarkable letters ever written by Americans. Made widely available for the first time, these letters, personal testimonies, official transcripts, and other records convey the struggle of black men and women to overthrow the slave system, to aid the Union cause as laborers and soldiers, and to give meaning to their newly won freedom in a war-torn nation.
Biografía del autor: Ira Berlin is a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland in College Park, where he lives. He is the author of Many Thousands Gone and Generations of Captivity and the co-editor of Remembering Slavery, Families and Freedom, and Slavery in New York (The New Press). His books have won the Frederick Douglass Prize, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the Abraham Lincoln Prize, among many other awards.
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