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Slave Life and Culture in the Old SouthBook - 1977
Owens' fascinating study explores the personality and behavior of the slave within the context of what it meant to be a slave. Based on a variety of plantation records, diaries, slave narratives, travelers' accounts, and other items bearing on the slave's experiences in his relationships toslaveholders, it concentrates on the years between 1770 and 1865.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1977.
Copyright Date: ©1976
Branch Call Number: 306.362 Ow2
Characteristics: 291 pages ; 21 cm.