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The Resource Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers

Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers

Label
Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston
Title
Forging freedom
Title remainder
Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston
Statement of responsibility
Amrita Chakrabarti Myers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.48/8960730757915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F279.C49
  • F279.C49
LC item number
  • N458 2011
  • N458 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
Label
Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : imagining freedom in the slave South -- City of contrasts : Charleston before the Civil War -- A way out of no way : Black women and manumission -- To survive and thrive : race, sex, and waged labor in the city -- The currency of citizenship : property ownership and Black female freedom -- A tale of two women : the lives of Cecille Cogdell and Sarah Sanders -- A fragile freedom : the story of Margaret Bettingall and her daughters -- Epilogue : the continuing search for freedom
Control code
711043275
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780807835050
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011015961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky237615233
  • (OCoLC)711043275
Label
Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : imagining freedom in the slave South -- City of contrasts : Charleston before the Civil War -- A way out of no way : Black women and manumission -- To survive and thrive : race, sex, and waged labor in the city -- The currency of citizenship : property ownership and Black female freedom -- A tale of two women : the lives of Cecille Cogdell and Sarah Sanders -- A fragile freedom : the story of Margaret Bettingall and her daughters -- Epilogue : the continuing search for freedom
Control code
711043275
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780807835050
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011015961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky237615233
  • (OCoLC)711043275

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