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The Sounds of Slavery
The Sounds of Slavery
Written by Shane White and Graham White
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807050279
Our Price: $22.00
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The Sounds of Slavery
Discovering African American History through Songs, Sermons, and Speech
Written by Shane White and Graham White


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $22.00

This exploration of African American slavery through sound is a groundbreaking way of understanding both slave culture and American history

"A work of great originality and insight."
-Ira Berlin 

"Shane White and Graham White's book is a joy."
-Branford Marsalis

"A fascinating book . . . that brings to life the historical soundscape of 18th- and... Read more >
Epic Journeys of Freedom
Runaway Slaves of the American Revolution and Their Global Quest for Liberty
Written by Cassandra Pybus


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 1, 2006
Price: $18.00

Cassandra Pybus adds greatly to the work of [previous] scholars by insisting that slaves stand at the center of their own history . . . Her 'biographies' of flight expose the dangers that escape entailed and the courage it took to risk all for freedom. Only by measuring those dangers can... Read more >
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African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade
African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade
Written by Anne Bailey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807055137
Our Price: $24.00
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African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade
Beyond the Silence and the Shame
Written by Anne Bailey


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2006
Price: $24.00

It's an awful story. It's an awful story. Why do you want to bring this up now?--Chief Awusa of Atorkor

For centuries, the story of the Atlantic slave trade has been filtered through the eyes and records of white Europeans. In this watershed book, historian Anne C. Bailey focuses on memories of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
African Voices of the Atlantic Slave Trade
Beyond the Silence and the Shame
Written by Anne Bailey


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 2, 2005
Price: $24.00

It's an awful story. It's an awful story. Why do you want to bring this up now?--Chief Awusa of Atorkor

For centuries, the story of the Atlantic slave trade has been filtered through the eyes and records of white Europeans. In this watershed book, historian Anne C. Bailey focuses on memories of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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