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More Information About the Lives of African-American Slaves in Carolina During the 18th Century

South Carolina SC African-Americans Understanding Slavery Slaves in Carolina in the 18th Century

If you would like more information about the lives of African-American slaves, look for these books and articles at your local library or ask your librarian to get them for you through Inter-library Loan.
  • Campbell, Edward D.C., Jr. and Kym S. Rice, editors. 1991. Before Freedom Came: African-American Life in the Antebellum South. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia.

  • Dusinberre, William. 1996. Them Dark Days: Slavery in the American Rice Swamps. New York: Oxford University Press.

  • Everett, Susanne. 1991. History of Slavery. Secaucus, New Jersey: Chartwell Books.

  • Ferguson, Leland. 1992. Uncommon Ground: Archaeology and Early African America, 1650-1800. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.

  • Hurmence, Belinda. 1989. Before Freedom, When I Just Can Remember: Twenty-seven Oral Histories of Former South Carolina Slaves. Winston-Salem, North Carolina: John F. Blair.

  • Littlefield, Daniel C. 1981. Rice and Slaves: Ethnicity and the Slave Trade in Colonial South Carolina. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press.

  • Wheaton, Thomas R., Amy Friedlander, and Patrick H. Garrow. 1983. Yaughan and Curriboo Plantations: Studies in Afro-American Archaeology. Marietta, Georgia: Soil Systems, Inc.

  • Wood, Peter H. 1975. Black Majority: Negroes in Colonial South Carolina from 1670 through the Stono Rebellion. New York: W.W. Norton and Company.


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