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Stolen childhood
slave youth in nineteenth-century America
2nd ed.
Wilma King

Published 2011 by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

In the beginning : the transatlantic trade in children of African descent
"You know I am one man that do love my children" : slave children and youth in the family and community
"Us ain't never idle" : the work of enslaved children and youth
"When day is done" : the play and leisure activities of enslaved children and youth
"Knowledge unfits a child to be a slave" : temporal and spiritual education
"What has ever become of my presus little girl" : the traumas and tragedies of slave children and youth
"Free at last" : the quest for freedom
"There's a better day a-coming" : the transition from slavery to freedom.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 455-497) and index.

Series
Blacks in the diaspora

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.3/62083
Library of Congress
E441 .K59 2011

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Pagination
xxiv, 512 p. :
Number of pages
536

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25001611M
ISBN 10
0253355621, 0253222648
ISBN 13
9780253355621, 9780253222640
LC Control Number
2010043634
OCLC/WorldCat
671541127

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