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The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek

Label
The Hairstons : an American family in black and white
Title
The Hairstons
Title remainder
an American family in black and white
Statement of responsibility
Henry Wiencek
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Title
The Hairstons
Creator
Summary
A story of slavery's lasting power traces the Black and white sides of a slaveholding family's history, showing the inspiring rise of the family's Black descendents and the fall of the formerly wealthy whites
Subject
Genre
Award
National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 1999.
Biography type
collective biography
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154522
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
929.20973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Target audience
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Henry Wiencek
The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek
Label
The Hairstons : an American family in black and white, Henry Wiencek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-343) and index
Control code
ocm40073888
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 361 p.
Isbn
9780312192778
Lccn
98044014
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