Freedom at Risk : the Kidnapping of Free Blacks in America, 1780-1865.

Kidnapping was perhaps the greatest fear of free blacks in pre-Civil War America. Though they may have descended from generations of free-born people or worked to purchase their freedom, free blacks were not able to enjoy the privileges and opportunities of white Americans. They lived with the const...

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Author / Creator: Wilson, Carol, 1962-
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, 2009.
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