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Unveiled Voices Unvarnished Memories - Adelaide M. Cromwell Signed Copy

£19.99

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This is a flat-signed copy; the dust jacket is slightly wrinkled at the top, but internally the book appears almost as new. Pages are clean and unmarked.

When an industrious slave named Willis Hodges Cromwell earned the money to obtain liberty for his wife - who then bought freedom for him and for their children - he set in motion a family saga that resounds today. Now, in "Unveiled Voices, Unvarnished Memories", his granddaughter, Adelaide M. Cromwell, documents the journey of her family from the slave marts of Annapolis to achievements in a variety of learned professions. "Unveiled Voices, Unvarnished Memories" is a rare look at the public and private world of individuals who refused to be circumscribed by racism and the ghetto while pursuing their own well-being. Its narrative depth breaks new ground in African American history and offers a unique primary source for that community.

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Added value:
Signed by the Author
Author(s):
Adelaide M. Cromwell
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24 x 16 x 3 cm
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0826216765
ISBN-13:
9780826216762
Number of pages:
348
Publisher:
University of Missouri Press (2007)
Title:
Unveiled Voices, Unvarnished Memories

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About this item

This is a flat-signed copy; the dust jacket is slightly wrinkled at the top, but internally the book appears almost as new. Pages are clean and unmarked.

When an industrious slave named Willis Hodges Cromwell earned the money to obtain liberty for his wife - who then bought freedom for him and for their children - he set in motion a family saga that resounds today. Now, in "Unveiled Voices, Unvarnished Memories", his granddaughter, Adelaide M. Cromwell, documents the journey of her family from the slave marts of Annapolis to achievements in a variety of learned professions. "Unveiled Voices, Unvarnished Memories" is a rare look at the public and private world of individuals who refused to be circumscribed by racism and the ghetto while pursuing their own well-being. Its narrative depth breaks new ground in African American history and offers a unique primary source for that community.

Added value:
Signed by the Author
Author(s):
Adelaide M. Cromwell
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24 x 16 x 3 cm
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0826216765
ISBN-13:
9780826216762
Number of pages:
348
Publisher:
University of Missouri Press (2007)
Title:
Unveiled Voices, Unvarnished Memories

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