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Race, sex, and self-evident truths the status of slave women during the era of the American revolution by Jacqueline Jones

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Published by Wellesley College in Wellesley, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women slaves -- United States.,
  • African American women -- History.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementJacqueline Jones.
SeriesWorking paper / Wellesley College. Center for Research on Women -- 162, Working paper (Wellesley College. Center for Research on Women) -- 162
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p.
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21511896M

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