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The Resource Biography and the Black Atlantic, edited by Lisa A. Lindsay and John Wood Sweet

Biography and the Black Atlantic, edited by Lisa A. Lindsay and John Wood Sweet

Label
Biography and the Black Atlantic
Title
Biography and the Black Atlantic
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lisa A. Lindsay and John Wood Sweet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this volume, leading historians reflect on the recent biographical turn in studies of slavery and the modern African diaspora. This collection presents vivid glimpses into the lives of remarkable enslaved and formerly enslaved people who moved, struggled, and endured in the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Atlantic world
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sweet, John Wood
  • Lindsay, Lisa A
Series statement
Early modern Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biography as a literary form
  • Slave trade
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • HISTORY
  • Biography as a literary form
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • Slave trade
  • Atlantic Ocean Region
Label
Biography and the Black Atlantic, edited by Lisa A. Lindsay and John Wood Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Chapter three. Robinson Charley: The Ideological Underpinnings of Atlantic History
  • Kroen, Sheryl
  • Chapter four. Black Pearls: Writing Black Atlantic Women's Biography
  • Sensbach, Jon
  • Chapter five. Recovered Lives as a Window into the Enslaved Family
  • Pybus, Cassandra
  • Chapter six. From Slave to Wealthy African Freedman: The Story of Manoel Joaquim Ricardo
  • Reis, João José
  • Chapter seven. David Dorr's Journey Toward Selfhood in Europe
  • Kramer, Lloyd S.
  • Frontmatter
  • Chapter eight. Methodology in the Making and Reception of Equiano
  • Carretta, Vincent
  • Chapter nine. Remembering His Country Marks: A Nigerian American Family and Its "African" Ancestor
  • Lindsay, Lisa A.
  • Chapter ten. The Atlantic Transformations of Francisco Menéndez
  • Landers, Jane
  • Chapter eleven. Echoes of the Atlantic: Benguela (Angola) and Brazilian Independence
  • Ferreira, Roquinaldo
  • Chapter twelve. Rosalie of the Poulard Nation: Freedom, Law, and Dignity in the Era of the Haitian Revolution
  • Scott, Rebecca J. ; Hébrard, Jean M.
  • Contents
  • Afterword
  • Campbell, James T.
  • Notes
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Biography and the Black Atlantic
  • Lindsay, Lisa A. ; Wood Sweet, John
  • Chapter one. A Historical Appreciation of the Biographical Turn
  • Miller, Joseph C.
  • Chapter two. Understanding the Slave Experience in West Africa
  • Klein, Martin
Control code
ocn868967268
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (379 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812245462
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208702
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4931zx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868967268
Label
Biography and the Black Atlantic, edited by Lisa A. Lindsay and John Wood Sweet
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • Chapter three. Robinson Charley: The Ideological Underpinnings of Atlantic History
  • Kroen, Sheryl
  • Chapter four. Black Pearls: Writing Black Atlantic Women's Biography
  • Sensbach, Jon
  • Chapter five. Recovered Lives as a Window into the Enslaved Family
  • Pybus, Cassandra
  • Chapter six. From Slave to Wealthy African Freedman: The Story of Manoel Joaquim Ricardo
  • Reis, João José
  • Chapter seven. David Dorr's Journey Toward Selfhood in Europe
  • Kramer, Lloyd S.
  • Frontmatter
  • Chapter eight. Methodology in the Making and Reception of Equiano
  • Carretta, Vincent
  • Chapter nine. Remembering His Country Marks: A Nigerian American Family and Its "African" Ancestor
  • Lindsay, Lisa A.
  • Chapter ten. The Atlantic Transformations of Francisco Menéndez
  • Landers, Jane
  • Chapter eleven. Echoes of the Atlantic: Benguela (Angola) and Brazilian Independence
  • Ferreira, Roquinaldo
  • Chapter twelve. Rosalie of the Poulard Nation: Freedom, Law, and Dignity in the Era of the Haitian Revolution
  • Scott, Rebecca J. ; Hébrard, Jean M.
  • Contents
  • Afterword
  • Campbell, James T.
  • Notes
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Biography and the Black Atlantic
  • Lindsay, Lisa A. ; Wood Sweet, John
  • Chapter one. A Historical Appreciation of the Biographical Turn
  • Miller, Joseph C.
  • Chapter two. Understanding the Slave Experience in West Africa
  • Klein, Martin
Control code
ocn868967268
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (379 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812245462
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208702
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4931zx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868967268

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