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LaunchPad for Understanding the American Promise (Twelve Month Access)

A History

James L. Roark (Emory University) , Michael P. Johnson (Johns Hopkins University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-06387-X; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-06387-0; Format: LaunchPad

James L. Roark

James L. Roark

Author

James L. Roark (Ph.D., Stanford University) is Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of American History at Emory University. In 1993, he received the Emory Williams Distinguished Teaching Award, and in 2001–2002 he was Pitt Professor of American Institutions at Cambridge University. He has written Masters without Slaves: Southern Planters in the Civil War and Reconstruction and coauthored Black Masters: A Free Family of Color in the Old South with Michael P. Johnson.


Michael P. Johnson

Michael P. Johnson

Author

Michael P. Johnson (Ph.D., Stanford University) is professor of history at Johns Hopkins University. His publications include Toward a Patriarchal Republic: The Secession of Georgia; Abraham Lincoln, Slavery, and the Civil War: Selected Speeches and Writings; and Reading the American Past: Selected Historical Documents, the documents reader for The American Promise. He has also coedited No Chariot Let Down: Charleston’s Free People of Color on the Eve of the Civil War with James L. Roark.


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