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A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War

text A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War

Summary

The story of the longest and most complex legal challenge to slavery in American history, in which a number of enslaved families challenged their bondage in court.

Contents

Prologue: Georgetown, April 2017 -- The planting -- The inheritance.

Format
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Description
418 pages : illustrations, maps, genealogical charts ; 25 cm
Publisher
Yale University Press 2020

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Library Location Status
Woodmere (Main Branch) 306.3 THO in Adult Non-fiction Available

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