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John Stauffer

John Stauffer is chair and professor of the History of American Civilization at Harvard University and the award-winning author of The Black Hearts of Men and other books on the Civil War era, including Giants: The Parallel Lives of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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My Bondage and My Freedom
Written by Frederick Douglass, Introduction by John Stauffer
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | October 2003
$12.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7031-9 (0-8129-7031-4)

My Bondage and My Freedom,” writes John Stauffer in his Foreword, “[is] a deep meditation on the meaning of slavery, race, and freedom, and on the power of faith and literacy, as well as a portrait of an individual and a nation a few years before the Civil War.” As his... Read more






The State of Jones
Written by Sally Jenkins and John Stauffer
Anchor | Trade Paperback | May 2010
$16.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-7679-2946-2 (0-7679-2946-2)

In 1863, after surviving the devastating Battle of Corinth, Newton Knight, a poor farmer from Mississippi, deserted the Confederate Army and began a guerrilla battle against the Confederacy. For two years he and other residents of Jones County engaged in an insurrection that would have repercussions far beyond the scope of... Read more





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