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Smith, Clint

11 holds on 4 copies

Summary: 'How the Word is Passed' is Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks - those that are honest about the past and those that are not - that offer an intergenerational story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nations...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI

Summary: An exclusive tour through five great antebellum mansions of the Old South, along the Mississippi River from New Orleans to Natchez. Includes: Nottaway, Oak Alley, Stanton Hall, Rosalie, and Longwood.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Home Video 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV GRA

Summary: Scarlett O'Hara is the daughter of a wealthy southern plantation owner. Ashley is the love of her life, but he is going to marry his cousin Melanie Hamilton. At a barbecue at Twelve Oaks, Scarlett meets Rhett Butler. News of the Civil War starting arrives at the barbecue. As the war continues, Scarlett becomes a widow, all while still pining for Ashley. After the war, Scarlett travels to her...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD G

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Gone 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: MOVIE DVD GON

Greene, Meg.

Summary: Presents a social and cultural history of the American slave experience with emphasis on day to day life rather than the larger political context.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.0496 GRE

Allende, Isabel.

Summary: "The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: SPANISH 468 ALL

Powers, Kevin

Summary: A novel that spans one hundred years and is set in Virginia during the Civil War and a century beyond explores the brutal legacy of violence and exploitation in American society as it examines the fates of the inhabitants of Beauvais Plantation and their descendants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC POW

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POW

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