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Published: 04 May 2017

296 Pages


ISBN: 9780190624750

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American Routes

Racial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race

Angel Adams Parham

  • The first comparative study of nineteenth century white and free black immigrants to the US
  • Challenges the reliance of immigration scholarship on the historical experiences of European immigrants
  • Combines archival research, interviews, oral histories, and participant observation to trace the experience of white and black refugees and their descendants in Louisiana over two hundred years

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