Coverart for item
The Resource How the Word Is Passed : A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America/, Clint Smith, (electronic resource)

How the Word Is Passed : A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America/, Clint Smith, (electronic resource)

Label
How the Word Is Passed : A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America/
Title
How the Word Is Passed
Title remainder
A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America/
Statement of responsibility
Clint Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'How the Word is Passed' is Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks - those that are honest about the past and those that are not - that offer an intergenerational story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nations collective history, and ourselves
Cataloging source
MnSpTMCL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Clint
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
cloudLibrary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slaveholders
  • African Americans
  • Historic sites
  • Plantations
  • Racism
  • Discrimination
  • Ethnology
  • Minorities
  • African Americans
  • Black Studies (Global)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • Ethnology
  • Historic sites
  • History
  • Minorities
  • Plantations
  • Racism
  • Slaveholders
  • Slavery
  • United States
Label
How the Word Is Passed : A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America/, Clint Smith, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Contents
"The whole city is a memorial to slavery:" prologue -- "There's a difference between history and nostalgia:" Monticello Plantation -- "An open book, up under the sky:" The Whitney Plantation -- "I can't change what happened here:" Angola Prison -- "I don't know if it's true or not, but I like it:" Blandford Cemetery -- "Our Independence Day:" Galveston Island -- "We were the good guys, right?" New York City -- "One slave is too much:" Gorée Island -- "I lived it:" epilogue -- About this project
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
  • 1 online resource
  • 336 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316628587
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7oa2er9
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MnSpTMCL)7oa2er9
System details
  • Format: Adobe EPUB
  • Requires: cloudLibrary (file size: 554.0 KB)
Label
How the Word Is Passed : A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America/, Clint Smith, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Contents
"The whole city is a memorial to slavery:" prologue -- "There's a difference between history and nostalgia:" Monticello Plantation -- "An open book, up under the sky:" The Whitney Plantation -- "I can't change what happened here:" Angola Prison -- "I don't know if it's true or not, but I like it:" Blandford Cemetery -- "Our Independence Day:" Galveston Island -- "We were the good guys, right?" New York City -- "One slave is too much:" Gorée Island -- "I lived it:" epilogue -- About this project
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
  • 1 online resource
  • 336 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316628587
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7oa2er9
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MnSpTMCL)7oa2er9
System details
  • Format: Adobe EPUB
  • Requires: cloudLibrary (file size: 554.0 KB)

Library Locations

  • Manchester City LibraryBorrow it
    405 Pine St, Manchester, NH, 03104, US
    42.992271 -71.458785
  • West Manchester Branch LibraryBorrow it
    76 North Main St, Manchester, NH, 03102, US
    42.984974 -71.474229

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...