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Author Adams, Catherine, 1966-

Title Love of freedom : black women in colonial and revolutionary New England / Catherine Adams and Elizabeth H. Pleck
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (278 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Hagar Blackmore's journey from Angola to New England -- The uniqueness of New England -- Property and patriarchy -- Spiritual thirsting -- Marriage and the family -- Seeking possession of her liberty -- Spirit of freedom -- Citizenship -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject African American women -- New England -- Economic conditions.
African American women -- New England -- History.
African American women -- New England -- Social conditions.
Slavery -- New England -- History.
Women slaves -- New England -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Pleck, Elizabeth H. (Elizabeth Hafkin), 1945-
ISBN 0199741786 (e-book)
9780199741786 (e-book)