Love of Freedom

Love of Freedom

Author: Catherine Adams

Publisher: OUP USA

ISBN: 9780195389081

Category: Social Science

Page: 278

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Love of Freedom explores how black women in colonial and revolutionary New England sought not only legal emancipation from slavery but defined freedom more broadly to include spiritual, familial, and economic dimensions.
Love of Freedom
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Catherine Adams, Elizabeth H. Pleck
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-11 - Publisher: OUP USA

Love of Freedom explores how black women in colonial and revolutionary New England sought not only legal emancipation from slavery but defined freedom more broadly to include spiritual, familial, and economic dimensions.
Love of Freedom
Language: en
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Categories: Social Science
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They baked New England's Thanksgiving pies, preached their faith to crowds of worshippers, spied for the patriots during the Revolution, wrote that human bondage was a sin, and demanded reparations for slavery. Black women in colonial and revolutionary New England sought not only legal emancipation from slavery but defined freedom
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