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Clinging to Mammy

The Faithful Slave in Twentieth-Century America

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$29.50 • £23.95 • €26.50

ISBN 9780674024335

Publication Date: 10/31/2007

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336 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

16 halftones

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Micki McElya is Professor of History at the University of Connecticut. She is the author of Clinging to Mammy: The Faithful Slave in Twentieth-Century America and of The Politics of Mourning: Death and Honor in Arlington National Cemetery, which won the John Brinckerhoff Jackson Book Prize and the Sharon Harris Award and was a finalist for the Jefferson Davis Award and the Pulitzer Prize.

Awards & Accolades

  • 2007 Gustavus Myers Center Outstanding Book Award, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights
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