North Of Slavery: The Negro in the Free States by Leon F. Litwack

North Of Slavery: The Negro in the Free States

byLeon F. Litwack

Paperback | April 15, 1965

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". . . no American can be pleased with the treatment of Negro Americans, North and South, in the years before the Civil War. In his clear, lucid account of the Northern phase of the story Professor Litwack has performed a notable service."—John Hope Franklin, Journal of Negro Education

"For a searching examination of the North Star Legend we are indebted to Leon F. Litwack. . . ."—C. Vann Woodward, The American Scholar

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Title:North Of Slavery: The Negro in the Free StatesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:325 pages, 8 × 5.28 × 0.9 inPublished:April 15, 1965Publisher:University Of Chicago Press

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ISBN - 10:0226485862

ISBN - 13:9780226485867

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Table of Contents

1. Slavery to Freedom
2. The Federal Government and the Free Negro
3. The Politics of Repression
4. Education: Separate and Unequal
5. The Economics of Repression
6. The Church and the Negro
7. Abolitionism: White and Black
8. The Crisis of the 1850's
Bibliographic Essay