Been in the storm so long : the aftermath of slavery / Leon F. Litwack

Author(s): Litwack, Leon F
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Subjects: African Americans--History--1863-1877
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
African Americans--Southern States--History
Southern States--History--1865-1877
Southern States--Social conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed
Published: New York : Vintage Books, 1980, c1979
LC Classification: E
Alternate Titles: Online version: Litwack, Leon F. Been in the storm so long. (OCoLC)566324383 1st Vintage Books ed. New York : Vintage Books, 1980, c1979
Notes: LCCN: 80011073
ISBN: 0394743989
ISBN: 9780394743981
Continued by: Trouble in mind
Includes bibliographical references (p. [627]-635) and index
Summary: Provides a study of the transition from slavery to freedom that was experienced by four million Black men and women
Pulitzer Prize, History, 1980
Contents: "The faithful slave" -- Black liberators -- Kingdom comin' -- Slaves no more -- How free is free? -- The feel of freedom: moving about -- Back to work: the old compulsions -- Back to work: the new dependency -- The gospel and the primer -- Becoming a people
Physical Description: xvi, 651 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 6042974
ISBN/ISSN: 0394743989

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