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Author West, Emily, 1971-
Title Family or freedom [electronic resource] : people of color in the antebellum South / Emily West.
Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  E449 .W512 2012eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (233 p.)
Series New directions in southern history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Presumed enslaved : free people of color and the law in the Southern States -- Free people of color and residency requests -- "Traditional" motivations and white perspectives on voluntary enslavement -- Free people of color and the enslaved -- Expulsion, enslavement, and ties across the color line.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Free blacks -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Free blacks -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Free blacks -- Family relationships -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Slaves -- Family relationships -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Law and legislation -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.
Related To Print version: West, Emily,. Family or freedom. Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2012. 9780813136929 081313692X 9780813136936 0813136938 0813140854 (DLC) 2012029590
ISBN 0813140854 (electronic bk.)
9780813140858 (electronic bk.)
9780813136929 (hardcover : alk. paper)
081313692X (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813136936 (epub)
0813136938 (epub)