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Lose your mother : a journey along the Atlantic slave route, Saidiya Hartman

Label
Lose your mother : a journey along the Atlantic slave route
Title
Lose your mother
Title remainder
a journey along the Atlantic slave route
Statement of responsibility
Saidiya Hartman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the Atlantic slave trade by recounting a journey the author took along a slave route in Ghana, vividly dramatizing the effects of slavery on three centuries of African and African-American history
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hartman, Saidiya V
Dewey number
306.3/6209667
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghana
  • Hartman, Saidiya V.
  • Slave trade
  • Historic sites
Label
Lose your mother : a journey along the Atlantic slave route, Saidiya Hartman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-258) and index
Contents
Prologue: The Path of Strangers -- 1 Afrotopia -- 2 Markets and Martyrs -- 3 The Family Romance -- 4 Come, Go Back, Child -- 5 The Tribe of the Middle Passage -- 6 So Many Dungeons -- 7 The Dead Book -- 8 Lose Your Mother -- 9 The Dark Days -- 10 The Famished Road -- 11 Blood Cowries -- 12 Fugitive Dreams
Control code
ocn173807565
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 270 p.
Isbn
9780374270827
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029407
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)173807565
Label
Lose your mother : a journey along the Atlantic slave route, Saidiya Hartman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-258) and index
Contents
Prologue: The Path of Strangers -- 1 Afrotopia -- 2 Markets and Martyrs -- 3 The Family Romance -- 4 Come, Go Back, Child -- 5 The Tribe of the Middle Passage -- 6 So Many Dungeons -- 7 The Dead Book -- 8 Lose Your Mother -- 9 The Dark Days -- 10 The Famished Road -- 11 Blood Cowries -- 12 Fugitive Dreams
Control code
ocn173807565
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 270 p.
Isbn
9780374270827
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029407
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)173807565

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