Sick From Freedom

Pub Date : 2012-05-14 | Author : Jim Downs | Publisher : OUP USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199758722
ISBN 13 : 0199758727

Sick from Freedom provides the first study of the health conditions of emancipated slaves and reveals the epidemics, illnesses, and poverty that former slaves suffered from when sl..

Sick From Freedom

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ISBN 10 : OCLC:794549150
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Bondspeople who fled from slavery during and after the Civil War did not expect that their flight toward freedom would lead to sickness, disease, suffering, and death. But the war ..

Stand By Me

Pub Date : 2016-03-01 | Author : Jim Downs | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9780465098552
ISBN 13 : 046509855X

Despite the tremendous gains of the LGBT movement in recent years, the history of gay life in this country remains poorly understood. According to conventional wisdom, gay liberati..

Journal Of The Civil War Era

Pub Date : 2014-06-01 | Author : William A. Blair | Publisher : UNC Press Books

ISBN 10 : 9781469615981
ISBN 13 : 1469615983

The Journal of the Civil War Era Volume 4, Number 2 June 2014 TABLE OF CONTENTS Tom Watson Brown Book Award John Fabian Witt Civil War Historians and the Laws of War Articles Chand..

Connexions

Pub Date : 2016-09-15 | Author : Jennifer Brier | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 0252040392
ISBN 13 : 9780252040399

Connexions investigates the ways in which race and sex intersect, overlap, and inform each other in United States history. An expert team of editors curates thought-provoking artic..

Animal Oppression And Human Violence

Pub Date : 2013-04-23 | Author : David A. Nibert | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231525510
ISBN 13 : 0231525516

Jared Diamond and other leading scholars have argued that the domestication of animals for food, labor, and tools of war has advanced the development of human society. But by compa..