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How the word is passed : a reckoning with the history of slavery across America  Cover Image Book Book

How the word is passed : a reckoning with the history of slavery across America / Clint Smith.

Smith, Clint, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316492935 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0316492930 : HRD
  • Physical Description: xiii, 336 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Little Brown and Company, [2021]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
'How the Word is Passed' is Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks - those that are honest about the past and those that are not - that offer an intergenerational story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nations collective history, and ourselves.
Subject: Slavery > United States > History.
Slaveholders > United States > History.
African Americans > Social conditions > History.
Historic sites > United States.
Plantations > United States.
Racism > United States > History
Discrimination.
Ethnology > Study and teaching.
Minorities > Study and teaching.
African Americans > Study and teaching.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Town of Orford Libraries.

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Orford Free Library A 973 SMI 34446000119516 New adult items Available -
Orford Social Library 973.04 34190000114248 New items Available -


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