In this enlightening study, Clarence L. Mohr follows the demise of chattel slavery in one state of the Confederate South. Like the slavery regime itself, Mohr’s story is biracial in character, embracing the perspectives of both blacks and whites as they struggled to comprehend the approach of black freedom within a framework of attitudes and assumptions shaped by decades of mutual exposure to Georgia’s peculiar institution. By exploring in detail...
By Clarence L. Mohr
Paperback: 448 pages
Publisher: LSU Press; 60423rd edition (May 1, 2001)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 1 x 8.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 716642
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
This book is a tour-de-force! A masterwork! Very few books have been published about Civil War Georgia, almost ALL of them deal with Sherman's march across the state. Mohr's work, however, takes us deep in Lower Georgia, the piney woods, and we meet