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Uncommon Ground: Archaeology and Early African America, 1650-1800

Uncommon Ground: Archaeology and Early African America, 1650-1800

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2004
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1560980591
ISBN13
9781560980599
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Winner of the Southern Anthropological Society's prestigious James Mooney Award, Uncommon Ground takes a unique archaeological approach to examining early African American life. Ferguson shows how black pioneers worked within the bars of bondage to shape their distinct identity and lay a ric ...more

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Leland Ferguson is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of anthropology at the University of South Carolina. He is the author of Uncommon Ground: Archaeology and Colonial African America, 1650–1800, a recipient of the Southern Anthropological Society’s James Mooney Award....more