Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia

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On the eve of the Civil War, more African-Americans lived in Virginia than in any other state - 490,000 slaves and 59,000 free blacks - and they were active participants in the single most dynamic event to shape the American consciousness. Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia is the first comprehensive study of Civil War Afro-Virginian history and culture. Through it we witness every aspect of black life: slave and free; rural and urban; homefront and battlefield; at work on plantations but also in ...

Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia 1995, University of Virginia Press

ISBN-13: 9780813915456

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Black Confederates and Afro-Yankees in Civil War Virginia 1995, University of Virginia Press

ISBN-13: 9780813915449

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