Cover: Born in Bondage: Growing Up Enslaved in the Antebellum South, from Harvard University PressCover: Born in Bondage in PAPERBACK

Born in Bondage

Growing Up Enslaved in the Antebellum South

Product Details

PAPERBACK

Print on Demand

$35.00 • £30.95 • €31.95

ISBN 9780674007208

Publication Date: 09/01/2001

Short

288 pages

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

19 halftones, 2 maps

World

Add to Cart

Media Requests:

Related Subjects

  • Introduction
  • 1. Birth of a Slave
  • 2. New Mothers and Fathers
  • 3. Young Children in the Quarter
  • 4. Education in the Middle Years
  • 5. To the Field
  • 6. Risk of Sale and Separation
  • 7. Young Love and Marriage
  • Epilogue
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2001 Julia Cherry Spruill Prize, Southern Association for Women Historians

Share This

Wonders and Rarities: The Marvelous Book That Traveled the World and Mapped the Cosmos, by Travis Zadeh, from Harvard University Press

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

A stack of five bestselling titles from Harvard University Press against a hot pink textured background

Ringing in the New Year with HUP’s 2022 Bestsellers

There is no better way for readers to usher in the new year than by looking back to the books that defined the last. For Harvard University Press, our 2022 bestsellers make up a diverse list of books across time and discipline.