We Are your Sisters

We Are your Sisters

Black Women in the Nineteenth Century

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Baker & Taylor
Documents the trials and joys of nineteenth-century Black women and suggests new ways of perceiving Black women, their relations with others, and their attitudes toward family, work, and feminism

Norton Pub
Reissued in a new trade paperback format and design, this "richly researched, sensitively edited, annotated volume portrays indelibly, in their own words, the lives of American black women before, during, and immediately after the Civil War." (Publishers Weekly)
"A remarkable documentary and the first in-depth record of many black women, slave and free."--Dorothy B. Porter, curator emeritus, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1997, c1984
ISBN: 9780393316292
Characteristics: xix, 539 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Sterling, Dorothy 1913-


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