Table of contents for Masterful women : slaveholding widows from the American Revolution through the Civil War / Kirsten E. Wood.

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Acknowledgments xi
Introduction 1
Broken Reeds 00
The Management of Negroes 00
The Strongest Ties That Bind Poor Mortals 00
A Very Public Road 00
The Leading Men and Women 00
Worried in Body and Vexed in Heart 000
What Will Become of Us! 000
Epilogue 000
Notes 000
Bibliography 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Slaveholders Southern States History, Widows Southern States Social conditions, Widows Southern States Economic conditions, Slavery Southern States History, Widowhood Southern States History, Sex role Southern States History, Plantation life Southern States History, Southern States History 1775-1865, Southern States Race relations