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African Americans in the post-emancipation South

Alton Hornsby

African Americans in the post-emancipation South

the outsiders" view

by Alton Hornsby

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race relations,
  • African Americans,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    This study uses first-hand accounts and documents to view African American life in the post-emancipation South. Spanning from the 1860s through the New Deal this study incorporates a broad cross-section of the views of European travelers and Euro-American visitors from the North. The study synthesizes the outsiders" observations and assesses their summaries" overall validity for increasing our understanding of the lives of blacks in the post-emancipation South. These accounts allow for a reconstruction of African American life and labor in the major aspects of black culture.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-162) and index.

    StatementAlton Hornsby, Jr
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.2 .H67 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 171 p.
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27130078M
    ISBN 100761851054
    ISBN 109780761851059
    LC Control Number2010922647
    OCLC/WorldCa609528971

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