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The Bondswoman's Narrative - Recommendation
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For the African American Ancestored Genealogists
Title: The Bondswoman's Narrative, a novel
Author: Hannah Crafts; edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Publisher: Warner Books, 2002
From Pages magazine; ad in March/April edition; pg 78:]
It was the find of the century: Hope in a time of Slavery.
Hannah Crafts was an escaped slave who told her tale in one incredible story - The Bondswoman's Narrative. Written in the 1850's, [it] was lost to history until it was miraculously found again last year. Now, this incredible story is being published for the first time ever.