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I have great admiration for these varied pieces, and the title essay is simply magisterial. I doubt it will ever be bettered. It is a remarkably empathetic piece, recovering the inner world of slaves and their myriad connections to their owner.(Philip D. Morgan, Johns Hopkins University, author of African American Life in the Georgia Lowcountry: The Atlantic World and the Gullah Geechee)
Invaluable(New York Times)
Lucia Stanton is Shannon Senior Historian at the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello.
Actually, this book is about more than slavery but also the generations afterward and what became of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemming's descendants or supposed descendants... Read morePublished 13 months ago by M. James
A good companion piece to "Master of His Mountain:Thomas Jefferson and his Slaves." These two books complement and contrast each other in presenting a very balanced view of... Read morePublished 17 months ago by sandra Perez
The book gives a unique insight into the world of slavery - which is very rare. It also has helped me to understand what has made America such a violent and excessively aggressive... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Trine Mikkelsen