Word by word : emancipation and the act of writing /
Consigned to illiteracy, American slaves left little record of their thoughts and feelings--or so we have believed. But a few learned to use pen and paper to make sense of their experiences, despite prohibitions. These authors' perspectives rewrite the history of emancipation and force us to re...
Cambridge, Mass. :
Harvard University Press,
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