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Published: 21 February 2019

400 Pages | 25 hts


ISBN: 9780190908386

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Slavery and Class in the American South

A Generation of Slave Narrative Testimony, 1840-1865

William L. Andrews

  • The most complete study of the antebellum African American slave narrative, including not just the canonical texts but dozens that have been overlooked
  • The most complete study of social strata and class differentiation among the enslaved of the antebellum South
  • Written by an eminent scholar of African American literature who has spent a career studying slave narratives