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Books editi da Univ Of Georgia Pr con argomento African American Families

Youngblood

Youngblood

Killens John Oliver 
edizioni Univ of Georgia Pr collana Univ of Georgia Pr (Paperback) , 2000

John Oliver Killens's landmark novel of social protest chronicles the lives of the Youngblood family and their friends in Crossroads, Georgia, from the turn of the century to the Great Depression. Its large cast of powerfully affecting characters includes Joe Youngblood, a tragic figure of heroic physical strength;...

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€ 26,80
Almost Free

Almost Free

Wolf Eva Sheppard 
edizioni Univ of Georgia Pr collana Univ of Georgia Pr (Paperback)

In Almost Free, Eva Sheppard Wolf uses the story of Samuel Johnson, a free black man from Virginia attempting to free his family, to add detail and depth to our understanding of the lives of free blacks in the South.There were several paths to freedom for slaves, each of them difficult. After ten years of elaborate...

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€ 20,00
Black April

Black April

Peterkin Julia 
edizioni Univ of Georgia Pr collana Univ of Georgia Pr (Paperback)

Julia Peterkin pioneered in demonstrating the literary potential for serious depictions of the African American experience. Rejecting the prevailing sentimental stereotypes of her times, she portrayed her black characters with sympathy and understanding, endowing them with the full dimensions of human consciousness....

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€ 27,60
The Herndons

The Herndons

Merritt Carole 
edizioni Univ of Georgia Pr collana Univ of Georgia Pr (Hardcover)

Born à slàve ànd reàred à shàrecropper, àlonzo Herndon (1858-1927) wàs destined to drudgery in the red clày fields of Georgià. Within forty yeàrs of Emàncipàtion, however, he hàd àmàssed à fortune thàt fàr surpàssed thàt of his White slàve-màster fàther.Through his bàrbering, reàl estàte, ànd life insurànce ventures,...

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€ 35,30