Jubilee : the emergence of African-American culture / Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library ; by Howard Dodson ; with Amiri Baraka ... [et al.]

Author(s): Dodson, Howard
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Subjects: African Americans--History
African Americans--Social life and customs
African Americans--Intellectual life
Blacks--America--History
Blacks--America--Social life and customs
Blacks--America--Intellectual life
United States--Civilization--African American influences
America--Civilization--African influences
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Books, c2002
LC Classification: E
Table of Contents: Foreword / Wynton Marsalis 10
Introduction / Howard Dodson 12
Ch. 1. The Transatlantic Slave Trade 20
Africa: The Long March 31
The Middle Passage 38
Ch. 2. The Price of Chains 50
Ch. 3. Routes to Freedom 66
Runaways, Rebels, and Maroons 67
Military Service as a Route to Freedom 77
Men That Dared: African-American Military Service / Gail Buckley 80
Manumission, Anti-Slavery, and Abolition 89
From Property to Property Ownership 95
Ch. 4. A New People 104
Ch. 5. A Bottomless Vitality 112
Sacred Legacies / Annette Gordon-Reed 124
Ch. 6. A Glory Over Everything 132
The Religion of the Slave / Gayraud S. Wilmore 140
Ch. 7. Bonds Unloosed and Broken 150
The Talking Book / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. 162
Ch. 8. The Sacred Fire 170
The Phenomenon of Soul in African-American Music / Amiri Baraka 180
Ch. 9. A New World in This Wilderness 192
The Emancipation Proclamation: An Act of Justice / John Hope Franklin 204
Epilogue / Howard Dodson 212
Acknowledgments 216
Bibliography 218
Index 220
Additional Authors: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Notes: LCCN: 2002024504
ISBN: 0792269829 :$35.00
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-219) and index
Physical Description: 224 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm
OCLC Number: 50694969
ISBN/ISSN: 0792269829

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