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Published: 01 February 2019

408 Pages | 25 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190908386

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Slavery and Class in the American South

A Generation of Slave Narrative Testimony, 1840-1865

Author 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.