Making Freedom Pay: North Carolina Freedpeople Working for Themselves, 1865-1900. Sharon Ann Holt.

Making Freedom Pay: North Carolina Freedpeople Working for Themselves, 1865-1900

Athens, Ga. University of Georgia Press, 2000. Hardcover. xxiii, [3], 188 p.: charts, tables; 23 cm. Dark blue cloth with silver spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. Blue-grey endpapers. "This is a study of how and why freedpeople created household economies, to what degree they succeeded in shaping their own lives, and what their techniques and achievements meant for post-Civil War America." -- p. xvi. The author focused on the records of Granville County, N.C., for this study. Book is in Fine Condition: clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Very Good Condition: ends of spine rubbed; tail of spine chipped; clean and bright. Fine / very good. Item #008079
ISBN: 0820321702

Price: $25.00