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The Resource The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek

The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek

Label
The Hairstons : an American family in black and white
Title
The Hairstons
Title remainder
an American family in black and white
Statement of responsibility
Henry Wiencek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of two Hairston families. One black that rose from slavery to success in mainstream America, the other white as it fell from wealth and power after the end of the Civil War
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiencek, Henry
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hairston family
  • Hairston family
  • Hairston
  • African American families
  • Slaves
  • Slaveholders
  • African American families
  • Race relations
  • Slaveholders
  • Slaves
  • African American families
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
Label
The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Education of a Slave Master
  • The Lost Child
  • A Mingling of Roots
  • "I Tremble for My Country"
  • "No Man Can Hinder Me"
  • "Till the Last Man"
  • The Scroll of Names
  • "Our Blood Is in This Soil"
  • A Gathering in Ohio
  • The Liberation of Walnut Cove
  • Family Trees
  • In Search of the Father
  • A Rite of Reconciliation
  • A Monument by the River
  • Map: The Hairston Plantations
  • The Land of the Pharaohs
  • Cooleemee Plantation
  • "Damn Your Souls, Make Tobacco"
  • Beaver Creek
  • The Lives of the Hairston Slaves
  • A Brief Illumination
Control code
ocm40073888
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 361 pages
Isbn
9780312192778
Lccn
98044014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-343) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Education of a Slave Master
  • The Lost Child
  • A Mingling of Roots
  • "I Tremble for My Country"
  • "No Man Can Hinder Me"
  • "Till the Last Man"
  • The Scroll of Names
  • "Our Blood Is in This Soil"
  • A Gathering in Ohio
  • The Liberation of Walnut Cove
  • Family Trees
  • In Search of the Father
  • A Rite of Reconciliation
  • A Monument by the River
  • Map: The Hairston Plantations
  • The Land of the Pharaohs
  • Cooleemee Plantation
  • "Damn Your Souls, Make Tobacco"
  • Beaver Creek
  • The Lives of the Hairston Slaves
  • A Brief Illumination
Control code
ocm40073888
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 361 pages
Isbn
9780312192778
Lccn
98044014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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