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Author Holt, Thomas C. (Thomas Cleveland), 1942-

Title Children of fire : a history of African Americans / Thomas C. Holt

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Hill and Wang, 2010
Edition First edition
 CCRI-Newport  E185 .H57 2010    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Prov.  E185 .H57 2010    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Warwick  E185 .H57 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E185 .H57 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  E185 .H57 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  E185 .H57 2010    AVAILABLE
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Descript xvii, 438 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Middle passages, middlemen : Europe, Africa, America, and the slave trade -- Many thousands born : the roots of African America -- Slaves and citizens : African America in the age of Revolution -- "A new birth of freedom" : the destruction of slavery and Reconstruction of Black life -- Ragtime : race and nation at the dawn of the twentieth century -- "A second emancipation" : the great migrations of the twentieth century -- "A second Reconstruction" : the freedom movement -- Citizens of the nation, citizens of the world : African America in the twenty-first century
LC subject African Americans -- History
ISBN 9780809067138 (alk. paper)
0809067137 (alk. paper)