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Promiseland: A Century of Life in a Negro Community Elizabeth Rauh Bethel

Promiseland: A Century of Life in a Negro Community

Elizabeth Rauh Bethel

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ISBN : 9781570032295
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364 pages
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From the newly emancipated slaves who established the rural community of Promised Land in South Carolina, to the third- and fourth-generation descendants who remain there, this text chronicles the story of 50 African-American families. The authorMoreFrom the newly emancipated slaves who established the rural community of Promised Land in South Carolina, to the third- and fourth-generation descendants who remain there, this text chronicles the story of 50 African-American families. The author explores their unity in the face of racial abuse.