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Soul by Soul

Life Inside the Antebellum Slave Market

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674005396

Publication Date: 03/02/2001

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320 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

20 halftones

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Walter Johnson is Winthrop Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies at Harvard University. He is the author of River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom and, most recently, The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States.

Awards & Accolades

  • Co-Winner, 2001 Frances B. Simkins Award, Southern Historical Association
  • Co-Winner, 2000 Frederick Jackson Turner Award, Organization of American Historians
  • 2000 SHEAR Book Prize, Society for Historians of the Early American Republic
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