Item Detail

Item Number 6250
Title Pursuit Of A Dream, The
Author Hermann, Janet Sharp
Condition VG+/NONE
Publisher Oxford University Press
Place Published New York
Date Published 1981
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. This VG+ book is clean, straight and tight; bound in tan cloth with brown printing on the spine. There is slight dustiness to page edges and spine ends are lightly bumped. The endpapers are illustrated with maps. Pages are clean and tight without any marks or tears. This is the story of two families, one white, one black that spans one hundred years and three generations - intertwined with southern history from slavery to World War I. Very interesting history of Confederate President Jefferson Davis's brother Joseph and his slave Benjamin Montgomery. ; 8.5 x 5.5 inches; 290 pages
LoC or ISBN 0195028872
Keyword(s) Janet Sharp Hermann,Non-fiction,History,American History,Civil War,Afro-Americans,Mississippi,Slavery,Plantation Life
Category(ies) Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places,Native Americans Americana Ethnic
Price $11.25