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    Surviving the Silence: Black Women's Stories of Rape

    Charlotte Pierce-Baker


    In this "intelligent", "stunning", and "honest" book, Charlotte Pierce-Baker weaves together the accounts of black women who have been raped and who have felt that they had to remain silent in order to protect themselves and their race.

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    Bond of Iron: Master and Slave at Buffalo Forge

    Charles B. Dew


    A study of African-American workers empowered and partly liberated by their skills.

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    Time on the Cross: The Economics of American Slavery

    Robert William Fogel, Stanley L. Engerman


    First published in 1974, Fogel and Engerman's groundbreaking book reexamined the economic foundations of American slavery, marking "the start of a new period of slavery scholarship and some searching revisions of a national tradition" (C. Vann Woodward, New York Review of Books).