Africa in America

Africa in America : Slave Acculturation and Resistance in the American South and the British Caribbean, 1736-1831

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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 152 x 224 x 24mm | 521.63g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Illini Books.
  • 0252064461
  • 9780252064463
  • 1,665,866

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Mullin offers new and definitive information about how Africans met and often overcame the challenges and deprivations of their new lives through religion, family life, and economic strategies.show more

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"A brilliant and provocative work of historical anthropology and a synthetic account of slavery that firmly places the subject in a comparative and longterm context... Mullin's three-part chronology of resistance and rebellion is attractive in its simplicity and flexibility." -- Southern Historianshow more

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