Publisher description for The slave community : plantation life in the antebellum South / John W. Blassingame.

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Taking into account the major recent studies, this volume presents an updated analysis of the life of the black slave--his African heritage, culture, family, acculturuation, behavior, religion, and personality.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Slavery -- Southern States.
Plantation life -- Southern States.