By Lawrence P. Jackson
My Father’s Name is a kinfolk tale filled with twists and turns—and certainly one of haunting familiarity to many american citizens, who could query even if the guarantees of emancipation have ever actually been fulfilled. it's also a resolute examine the tasks that include reclaiming and honoring american citizens who survived slavery and a considerate meditation on its painful and enduring history.
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My Father's Name: A Black Virginia Family after the Civil War by Lawrence P. Jackson