A question of freedom : : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War

Title A question of freedom : : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War
Names Thomas, William G.
Book Number DB107648
Title Status In Process
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The author recounts how, for over seventy years and five generations, enslaved families of Prince George's County, Maryland, filed hundreds of suits for their freedom against a powerful circle of slaveholders, taking their cause all the way to the Supreme Court. 2020.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
LC Subject Slavery - Law and legislation - United States - History
Nonfiction
Call Number 342.730872 ANF
Language English
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 9999
Original Publication Recorded from: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2020] 9780300256277
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