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Product Description: As the major gateway into British North America for travelers on the Underground Railroad, the U.S./Canadian border along the Detroit River was a boundary that determined whether thousands of enslaved people of African descent could reach a place of freedom and opportunity...read more
By David W. Blight (foreword by)

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9780814339596 | 1 edition (Wayne State Univ Pr, February 15, 2016), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: As the major gateway into British North America for travelers on the Underground Railroad, the U.

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Product Description: Between 1501 and 1867, the transatlantic slave trade claimed an estimated 12.5 million Africans and involved almost every country with an Atlantic coastline. In this extraordinary book, two leading historians have created the first comprehensive, up-to-date atlas on this 350-year history of kidnapping and coercion...read more
By David W. Blight (other contributor), David Brion Davis (foreword by), David Eltis and David Richardson

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9780300124606 | Yale Univ Pr, November 18, 2010, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Between 1501 and 1867, the transatlantic slave trade claimed an estimated 12.

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9780300212549 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, February 16, 2015), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Between 1501 and 1867, the transatlantic slave trade claimed an estimated 12.

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Product Description: In 1964, Robert Penn Warren interviewed leaders, activists, and artists engaged in the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. His interviewees included well-known figures such as Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcom X, and James Baldwin, as well as lesser-known individuals whose names might otherwise be lost to history...read more
By David W. Blight (introduced by)

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9780300205107 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, September 30, 2014), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In 1964, Robert Penn Warren interviewed leaders, activists, and artists engaged in the U.

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Product Description: Although Frederick Law Olmsted is best remembered as a premier landscape architect, it is The Cotton Kingdom that historians regard as an equally significant part of his legacy. In this volume, John C. Inscoe makes Olmsted’s classic work accessible to student audiences for the first time...read more
By David W. Blight (foreword by), Lynn Hunt (foreword by), John C. Inscoe (introduced by), Frederick Law Olmsted and Bonnie G. Smith (foreword by)

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9781457607134 | Abridged edition (Bedford/st Martins, August 29, 2014), cover price $23.45 | About this edition: Although Frederick Law Olmsted is best remembered as a premier landscape architect, it is The Cotton Kingdom that historians regard as an equally significant part of his legacy.

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Product Description: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Tenth Edition, offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of features, photos, and maps...read more

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9781285425887 | 10th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 10, 2014), cover price $82.95 | About this edition: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Tenth Edition, offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of features, photos, and maps.

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Product Description: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Tenth Edition, offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of features, photos, and maps...read more

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9781285425894 | 10th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 10, 2014), cover price $82.95 | About this edition: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Tenth Edition, offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of features, photos, and maps.

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Product Description: Born into slavery in 1818, Frederick Douglass escaped to freedom and became a passionate advocate for abolition and social change and the foremost spokesperson for the nation’s enslaved African American population in the years preceding the Civil War...read more
By David W. Blight (introduced by)

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9780300190595 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, January 28, 2014), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Born into slavery in 1818, Frederick Douglass escaped to freedom and became a passionate advocate for abolition and social change and the foremost spokesperson for the nation’s enslaved African American population in the years preceding the Civil War.

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Product Description: The Brief Edition of A PEOPLE AND A NATION offers a succinct and spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past...read more

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9781285430867 | 10 brief edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $144.95 | About this edition: The Brief Edition of A PEOPLE AND A NATION offers a succinct and spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States.

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Product Description: The Brief Edition of A PEOPLE AND A NATION offers a succinct and spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past...read more

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9781285430850 | 10 brief edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $144.95 | About this edition: The Brief Edition of A PEOPLE AND A NATION offers a succinct and spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States.

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Product Description: A PEOPLE AND A NATION is a best-selling text offering a spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past...read more

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9781285430836 | 10th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $235.95 | About this edition: A PEOPLE AND A NATION is a best-selling text offering a spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States.

By David W. Blight (editor), Bernard K. Freamon (editor) and Robert Harms (editor)

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9780300163872 | Yale Univ Pr, December 17, 2013, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: David Blight takes his readers back to the Civil War's centennial celebration to determine how Americans made sense of the suffering, loss, and liberation a century earlier. He shows how four of America's most incisive writers-Robert Penn Warren, Bruce Catton, Edmund Wilson, and James Baldwin-explored the gulf between remembrance and reality...read more

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9780674048553 | Belknap Pr, September 26, 2011, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Standing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963, a century after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, Martin Luther King, Jr.

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9780674725973 | Belknap Pr, October 7, 2013, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: David Blight takes his readers back to the Civil War's centennial celebration to determine how Americans made sense of the suffering, loss, and liberation a century earlier.

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Product Description: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Ninth Edition, offers readers the complete text while limiting the number of features, photos and maps...read more

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9780495916253 | 9 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 13, 2011), cover price $82.95 | About this edition: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Ninth Edition, offers readers the complete text while limiting the number of features, photos and maps.

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Product Description: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Ninth Edition, offers readers the complete text while limiting the number of features, photos and maps...read more

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9780495916260 | 9 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 13, 2011), cover price $82.95 | About this edition: Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Ninth Edition, offers readers the complete text while limiting the number of features, photos and maps.

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Product Description: Chronicle of an ordinary Union soldier caught up in extraordinary events through a collection of letters
By David W. Blight (editor)

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9780870237737 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: "I am scared most to death every battle we have, but I don't think you need be afraid of my sneaking away unhurt.

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9781558497481 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, September 30, 2009, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Chronicle of an ordinary Union soldier caught up in extraordinary events through a collection of letters

Hardcover:

9780312611507 | Har/psc edition (Bedford/st Martins, April 13, 2009), cover price $29.85

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Product Description: Slave narratives, some of the most powerful records of our past, are extremely rare, with only fifty-five post–Civil War narratives surviving. A mere handful are first-person accounts by slaves who ran away and freed themselves. Now two newly uncovered narratives, and the biographies of the men who wrote them, join that exclusive group with the publication of A Slave No More, a major new addition to the canon of American history...read more

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9780156034517 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, January 15, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Slave narratives, some of the most powerful records of our past, are extremely rare, with only fifty-five post–Civil War narratives surviving.

Miscellaneous:

9780156035484 | Mariner Books, January 15, 2009, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: A People and a Nation offers a spirited narrative that challenges students to think about American history. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging student readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past...read more

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9780618947164 | 8 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, October 22, 2007), cover price $249.95 | About this edition: A People and a Nation offers a spirited narrative that challenges students to think about American history.

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