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Saving Savannah

the city and the Civil War

by Jacqueline Jones

  • 251 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Georgia -- Savannah -- History -- 19th century,
  • Freedmen -- Georgia -- Savannah -- History -- 19th century,
  • Slavery -- Georgia -- Savannah -- History -- 19th century,
  • Elite (Social sciences) -- Georgia -- Savannah -- History -- 19th century,
  • Social classes -- Georgia -- Savannah -- History -- 19th century,
  • Savannah (Ga.) -- History -- 19th century,
  • Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Savannah (Ga.) -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century,
  • Savannah (Ga.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Jacqueline Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF294.S2 J65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18894414M
    ISBN 109781400042937
    LC Control Number2008011508

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