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The Resource "We are who we say we are" : a Black family's search for home across the Atlantic world, Mary Frances Berry

"We are who we say we are" : a Black family's search for home across the Atlantic world, Mary Frances Berry

Label
"We are who we say we are" : a Black family's search for home across the Atlantic world
Title
"We are who we say we are"
Title remainder
a Black family's search for home across the Atlantic world
Statement of responsibility
Mary Frances Berry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Supplement text for courses in African-American History and History of Immigration. The Afro-Creole story offers a unique historical lens through which to understand the issues of migration, immigration, passing, identity and color - forces that still shape American society today"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berry, Mary Frances
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snaer, Louis Antoine
  • African American families
  • Free African Americans
  • Creoles
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Passing (Identity)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • California
Label
"We are who we say we are" : a Black family's search for home across the Atlantic world, Mary Frances Berry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Becoming colored Creole -- Becoming Americans -- Family troubles -- Fighting for democracy -- Becoming "Negroes" -- Opportunity and tragedy in Iberia Parish -- Mulattoes and colored Creoles -- Just Americans -- At home or away : we are who we say we are -- Epilogue: Becoming "Black."
Control code
ocn890107223
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xviii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780199978335
Lccn
2014029007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40024436265
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1254837
  • (Sirsi) o890107223
  • (OCoLC)890107223
Label
"We are who we say we are" : a Black family's search for home across the Atlantic world, Mary Frances Berry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Becoming colored Creole -- Becoming Americans -- Family troubles -- Fighting for democracy -- Becoming "Negroes" -- Opportunity and tragedy in Iberia Parish -- Mulattoes and colored Creoles -- Just Americans -- At home or away : we are who we say we are -- Epilogue: Becoming "Black."
Control code
ocn890107223
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xviii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780199978335
Lccn
2014029007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40024436265
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1254837
  • (Sirsi) o890107223
  • (OCoLC)890107223

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