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Tumult and silence at Second Creek

an inquiry into a Civil War slave conspiracy

by Winthrop D. Jordan

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Adams County (Miss.),
  • Mississippi,
  • Adams County.,
  • Adams County
    • Subjects:
    • Slave insurrections -- Mississippi -- Adams County.,
    • African Americans -- Mississippi -- Adams County -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Plantation life -- Mississippi -- Adams County -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Adams County (Miss.) -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWinthrop D. Jordan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF347.A2 J67 1993
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardcover
      Paginationxvii, 391 p.
      Number of Pages391
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1719273M
      ISBN 100807117625
      ISBN 109780807117620
      LC Control Number92022138


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