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Stolen Childhood Slave Youth in 19th Century America (Blacks in the Diaspora) by Wilma King

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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English


  • Children,
  • Racism & racial discrimination,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Slavery,
  • History,
  • History - U.S,
  • History: American,
  • Africa,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Africa - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9553605M
ISBN 100253211867
ISBN 109780253211866

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