The Resource Liberation historiography : African American writers and the challenge of history, 1794-1861, by John Ernest

Liberation historiography : African American writers and the challenge of history, 1794-1861, by John Ernest

Label
Liberation historiography : African American writers and the challenge of history, 1794-1861
Title
Liberation historiography
Title remainder
African American writers and the challenge of history, 1794-1861
Statement of responsibility
by John Ernest
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the story of the United States was recorded in pages written by white historians, early-19th-century African American writers faced the task of piecing together a counterhistory. Here, John Ernest demonstrates that African Americans created a body of writing in which the spiritual, the historical and the political are inextricably connected
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.65
LC item number
.E76 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Liberation historiography : African American writers and the challenge of history, 1794-1861, by John Ernest
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-412) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The theater of history -- Scattered lives, scattered documents : writing liberation history -- Multiple lives and lost narratives : (auto)biography as history -- The assembly of history : orations and conventions -- Our warfare lies in the field of thought : the African American -- Press and the work of history -- Epilogue : William Wells Brown and the performance of history
Control code
ocm57706151
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 426 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807855218
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35552487
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57706151
  • pebcs080782853X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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