Archaeology and Colonial African America
By (author) Leland Ferguson
Uncommon Ground by Leland Ferguson
Book DescriptionWinner of the Southern Anthropological Society's prestigious James Mooney Award, Uncommon Ground takes a unique archaeological approach to examining early African American life. Ferguson shows how black pioneers worked within the bars of bondage to shape their distinct identity and lay a rich foundation for the multicultural adjustments that became colonial America.Through pre-Revolutionary period artifacts gathered from plantations and urban slave communities, Ferguson integrates folklore, history, and research to reveal how these enslaved people actually lived. Impeccably researched and beautifully written.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781560980599
(230mm x 156mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Smithsonian Books
Publisher: Smithsonian Books
Publish Date: 30-Jun-1992
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Leland Ferguson
Leland Ferguson is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at the University of South Carolina, Columbia.
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