The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography - Vol. 10

Synopsis

"In 1972, George Rawick edited and Greenwood Press published...volumes of slave narratives, sixteen of which consisted of interviews with ex-slaves conducted under the auspices of the Federal Writer's Project in the 1930s....he and his assistants have discovered hundreds more that for one reason or another never reached the Library of Congress.... The result... is a supplementary series of narratives.... The publication of these volumes...is an event of importance to students of slavery."- American Historical Review

Additional information

Volume:
  • 10
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1977