From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans
The eighth edition of this best selling text has been thoroughly revised to include expanded material on the slave resistance, the recent history of African Americans in the United States, more on the history of women, and popular culture. The text has also been redesigned with new charts, maps, photographs, paintings, illustrations, and color inserts and an extensive package has been assembled, using technology and other multimedia to bring history to life. Written by distinguished and award-winning authors, retaining the same features that have made it the most popular text on African American History ever, and with fresh and appealing new features, From Slavery to Freedom remains the most revered, respected, honored text on the market.
Results 1-3 of 63
The ban on enlistment obviously did not affect blacks already in the service, but
within a few months a movement was afoot to rid the army of all blacks. On
September 26, 1775, Edward Rutledge of South Carolina moved in the
United States Army. The committee interviewed numerous members of Congress
and presented them with a statement justifying the establishment of an officers'
reserve training camp for blacks. More than 300 senators and representatives ...
White Southerners objected strenuously to the army's sending Northern African
Americans into the South for training. The objections became so persistent that it
was necessary for officials in Washington to call a conference in August 1917 to ...
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - solla - LibraryThing
From Slavery to Freedom a history of African Americans actually starts earlier than slavery times beginning with a brief overview of some of the kingdoms and cultures of Africa and a general ... Read full review
Review: From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African AmericansUser Review - Rizky Hutapea - Goodreads
One of the most complete historical description for black American history Read full review
Land of Their Ancestors
Olaudah Equiano Gustavus Vassa Describes His Homeland1756
The African Way of Life
88 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans, Volume 1
John Hope Franklin,Alfred A. Moss
No preview available - 1997