Freedom Papers : An Atlantic Odyssey in the Age of Emancipation Paperback / softback
This saga opens with the enslavement of a woman from Senegambia, and then traces her family s quest, across five generations, for lives of dignity and equality.
The story of Rosalie and her descendants unfolds against the background of three great antiracist struggles: the Haitian Revolution, the French Revolution of 1848, and the U.S.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Harvard University Press
- Publication Date: 03/10/2014
- Category: Humamities
- ISBN: 9780674416918