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This is one of the few first-person accounts of a rural artisan in pre-genteel American. The book depicts the ambiguities of race relation in the early nineteenth century, sheds light on its definition of manhood, and conveys a sense of humor very different from today's.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801499616
Editor:
Stott, Richard B.
Author:
Stott, Richard B.
Author:
Otter, William
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Location:
Ithaca :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Artisans
Subject:
Artisans -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
United States Social life and customs.
Subject:
Otter, William
Subject:
US History-General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Documents in American Social History
Series Volume:
1520
Publication Date:
19950331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
230
Dimensions:
9.01x6.02x.62 in. .79 lbs.

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