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    Author Sparks, Randy J., author

    Title Africans in the old South : mapping exceptional lives across the Atlantic world / Randy J. Sparks
    Imprint Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London England ; : Harvard University Press, [2016]


    Descript 204 pages : maps ; 25 cm
    Contents Anglo-African women join a plantation society -- Finding a transatlantic middle ground between Black and White -- From manservant to abolitionist and physician -- Navigating a way to freedom -- Unidentified Africans seek British protection -- Caught in the illegal slave trade
    Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
    Subject African Americans -- Southern States -- Biography
    Blacks -- Atlantic Ocean Region -- Biography
    Slaves -- Southern States -- Biography
    Slave trade -- History
    Southern States -- History -- 18th century
    Southern States -- History -- 19th century
    ISBN/ISSN 9780674495166 (alk. paper)
    0674495160 (alk. paper)

    Library Shelving Location Electronic Link Call Number and Holdings Request Status
    Colgate CASE Main   E185.18 .S637 2016 AVAILABLE
    Vassar Main   E185.615 .S695 2016 AVAILABLE