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Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women, Work, and the Family from Slavery to the Present
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Hardcover
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from Basic Books (March 1, 1985)
9780465037568 | details & prices | 432 pages | List price $25.95
About: An historical study of the roles of Black women examines the weight of racial prejudice and sexual discrimination on the dual responsibilities of Black women as bread winners and guardians of family and community stability
Paperback
Book cover for 9780394745367 Book cover for 9780465018819
 
Rev upd edition from Basic Books (December 29, 2009); titled "Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present"
9780465018819 | details & prices | 440 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $18.95
About: The forces that shaped the institution of slavery in the American South endured, albeit in altered form, long after slavery was abolished.
from Vintage Books (August 1, 1986)
9780394745367 | details & prices | 432 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $15.00
About: An historical study of the roles of Black women examines the weight of racial prejudice and sexual discrimination on the dual responsibilities of Black women as bread winners and guardians of family and community stability