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The Resource Love of Freedom : Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England

Love of Freedom : Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England

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Love of Freedom : Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England
Title
Love of Freedom
Title remainder
Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They baked New England's Thanksgiving pies, preached their faith to crowds of worshippers, spied for the patriots during the Revolution, wrote that human bondage was a sin, and demanded reparations for slavery. Black women in colonial and revolutionary New England sought not only legal emancipation from slavery but defined freedom more broadly to include spiritual, familial, and economic dimensions. Hidden behind the banner of achieving freedom was the assumption that freedom meant affirming black manhood The struggle for freedom in New England was different for men than for women. Black men i
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1966-
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Adams, Catherine
Dewey number
306.3/62082
Index
no index present
LC call number
E443.A33 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Pleck, Elizabeth H
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  • Women slaves
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Slavery
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Slavery
  • Women slaves
  • New England
Label
Love of Freedom : Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgments; Contents; Illustrations; Introduction: Hagar Blackmore's Journey from Angola to New England; 1. The Uniqueness of New England; 2. Property and Patriarchy; 3. Spiritual Thirsting; 4. Marriage and The Family; 5. Seeking Possession of Her Liberty; 6. Spirit of Freedom; 7. Citizenship; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
781613702
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (488 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199741786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781613702
Label
Love of Freedom : Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgments; Contents; Illustrations; Introduction: Hagar Blackmore's Journey from Angola to New England; 1. The Uniqueness of New England; 2. Property and Patriarchy; 3. Spiritual Thirsting; 4. Marriage and The Family; 5. Seeking Possession of Her Liberty; 6. Spirit of Freedom; 7. Citizenship; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
781613702
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (488 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199741786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781613702

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