Review essay of the following books:

Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America by Ira Berlin.

Freedom's Soldiers: The Black Military Experience in the Civil War edited by Ira Berlin, Joseph P. Reidy, Leslie S. Rowland.

Document Type

Book Review

Publication Date

Fall 1999

Publisher Statement

Copyright © 1999, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. This article first appeared in The Historian 62: 1 (1999), 122-126.

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