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Freedom Papers

An Atlantic Odyssey in the Age of Emancipation

  • Map: The Atlantic Voyages
  • Three Generations of the Vincent/Tinchant Family
  • Prologue: The Cigar Maker Writes to the General
  • 1. “Rosalie, Black Woman of the Poulard Nation”
  • 2. “Rosalie…My Slave”
  • 3. Citizen Rosalie
  • 4. Crossing the Gulf
  • 5. The Land of the Rights of Man
  • 6. Joseph and His Brothers
  • 7. “The Term Public Rights Should Be Made to Mean Something”
  • 8. Horizons of Commerce
  • 9. Citizens beyond Nation
  • Epilogue: “For a Racial Reason”
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments and Collaborations
  • Index

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