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In the Shadow of Slavery

African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863

In the Shadow of Slavery( )
Author: Harris, Leslie M.
Series title:Historical Studies of Urban America Ser.
ISBN:978-0-226-31773-1
Publication Date:Jan 2005
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $61.00
Book Description:

"The black experience in the antebellum South has been thoroughly documented. But histories set in the North are few. In the Shadow of Slavery, then, is a big and ambitious book, one in which insights about race and class in New York City abound. Leslie Harris has masterfully brought more than two centuries of African American history back to life in this illuminating new work."--David Roediger, author of The Wages of Whiteness In 1991 in lower...
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Book Details
Pages:380
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations
History / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.7 x 22.9 x 2.364 cm
Book Weight:0.588 Kilograms



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