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Water from the Rock: Black Resistance in a Revolutionary Age

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The era of the American Revolution was one of violent and unpredictable social, economic, and political change, and the dislocations of the period were most severely felt in the South. Sylvia Frey contends that the military struggle there involved a triangle--two sets of white belligerents and approximately 400,000 slaves. She reveals the dialectical relationships between ...more
Paperback, 376 pages
Published January 31st 1993 by Princeton University Press (first published 1991)
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