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Author Adams, Catherine

Title Love of freedom : black women in colonial and revolutionary New England / Catherine Adams and Elizabeth H. Pleck

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  E443 .A33 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  E443 .A33 2010    DUE 09-22-14
 Wheaton Stacks  E443 .A33 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 265 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: Hagar Blackmore's journey from Angola to New England -- The uniqueness of New England -- Property and patriarchy -- Spiritual thirsting -- Marriage and the family -- Seeking possession of her liberty -- Spirit of freedom -- Citizenship -- Epilogue
LC subject Women slaves -- New England -- History
African American women -- New England -- History
African American women -- New England -- Social conditions
African American women -- New England -- Economic conditions
Slavery -- New England -- History
Add Author Pleck, Elizabeth H. (Elizabeth Hafkin), 1945-
ISBN 9780195389098 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195389093 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780195389081 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0195389085 (pbk. : alk. paper)