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An American quilt : unfolding a story of family and slavery / Rachel May.

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  • 6 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 306.3 MAY (Text) 33118000185658 Adult: New Book Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 306.3 MAY (Text) 33187004393563 Nonfiction Reshelving -
Jay Co PL - Portland 306.362 M466 (Text) 76383000459690 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Morgan Co PL - Morgantown Branch 306.362 MAY (Text) 78551000536498 Non-Fiction Checked out 10/27/2018
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 306.36 MAY (Text) 39206021539042 New Materials Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 306.3 MAY (Text) 30403002304079 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 11/05/2018
Peru PL - Peru 306.36 MAY R (Text) 53069000503095 NEW BOOK Checked out 11/02/2018
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 746.46 May (Text) 31208912582717 non-fiction Checked out 10/25/2018
Washington Carnegie PL - Washington 746.46 MAY (Text) 21401000501657 Adult Hardback Shelves Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 306.362 MAY (Text) 31951004303738 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681774176
  • ISBN: 1681774178
  • Physical Description: ix, 452 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits, genealogical table ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-444).
Formatted Contents Note:
Piecing the quilt -- Eliza, Minerva, & Juba -- Warp & weft: agriculture & industry -- Mosaic -- Medicine & its failures -- Hickory root -- The Leonids: a sermon in patchwork -- Even there -- Canuto matanew -- An abomination -- Living history -- Portraits.
Summary, etc.:
"Following the trail left by an unfinished quilt, this illuminating saga examines slavery from the cotton fields of the South to the textile mills of New England--and the humanity behind it."--Dust flap.
Subject: Slavery > United States > History.
Slavery > Caribbean Area > History.
Quilting.
Women.

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