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Biography of Phillis Wheatley
Vincent Carretta, author of a well-received 2005 biography of Olaudah Equiano, has published the first scholarly biography of Phillis Wheatley, the result of diligent digging in previously-unconsulted sources throughout the Atlantic world. Tara Bynum's review of the book is here:
The book will prompt all historians and family researchers to consider to consider less-well-known sources in imaginative ways.