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Title The devil's lane : sex and race in the early South / edited by Catherine Clinton and Michele Gillespie
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 274 pages)
Summary When Europeans settled in the early South, they quarrelled fiercely over land. Contested areas became known as "the devil's lane". This work highlights important new work on sexuality, race, and gender in the South from the 17th to the 19th centuries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Sex role -- Southern States -- History -- 17th century.
Sex role -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
Women slaves -- Southern States -- Social conditions.
Southern States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Southern States -- Race relations.
Form Electronic book
Author Clinton, Catherine, 1952-
Gillespie, Michele.
ISBN 9780199854271 ebook