The Resource The invisible line : three American families and the secret journey from Black to white, Daniel J. Sharfstein

The invisible line : three American families and the secret journey from Black to white, Daniel J. Sharfstein

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The invisible line : three American families and the secret journey from Black to white
Title
The invisible line
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three American families and the secret journey from Black to white
Statement of responsibility
Daniel J. Sharfstein
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Language
eng
Summary
One of the nation's most accomplished historians unravels the stories of three extraordinary families from different eras in American history to represent the complexity of race in America, and to force readers to rethink assumptions about race, racism, and civil rights
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
S5724 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The invisible line : three American families and the secret journey from Black to white, Daniel J. Sharfstein
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The invisible line : three American families and the secret journey from Black to white, Daniel J. Sharfstein
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-383) and index
Contents
Gibson : Mars Bluff, South Carolina, 1768 -- Wall : Rockingham, North Carolina, 1838 -- Spencer : Clay County, Kentucky, 1848 -- Gibson : New Haven, Connecticut, 1850-55 -- Spencer : Jordan Gap, Johnson County Kentucky, 1855 -- Wall : September 1858, Oberlin, Ohio -- Civil War : Wall, Gibson, and Spencer -- Civil War : Wall & Gibson -- Gibson : February 2, 1866 -- Wall : Washington, D.C., June 14, 1871 -- Spencer : Jordan Gap, Johnson County, Kentucky, 1870s -- Gibson : Washington, D.C., 1878 -- Wall : Washington, D.C., January 21, 1880 -- Gibson : Washington, New Orleans, and Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1888-92 -- Wall : Washington, D.C., 1890-91 -- Spencer : Jordan Gap, Spring 1900 -- Wall : Washington, D.C., 1909 -- Spencer : Home Creek, Buchanan County, Virginia 1912 -- Gibson : Paris, 1931 -- Wall : Freeport, Long Island, 1946
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
x, 396 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594202827
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010029647
Other physical details
ill.
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(OCoLC)650210744

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