Series Title: Bedford Series in History & Culture (Paperback)
Publisher: Bedford Books
Author: Michael P Johnson
Street Date: December 17, 2010
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-9198
MICHAEL P. JOHNSON(Ph.D., Stanford University) is a professor of history at the Johns Hopkins University. He has published extensively, taught, and lectured on the social and political history of slavery and freedom in the Civil War era. His publications include Toward a Patriarchal Republic: The Secession of Georgia (1977), No Chariot Let Down: Charleston's Free People of Color on the Eve of the Civil War (1984), and with James Roark, Black Masters: A Free Family of Color in the Old South (1984). He is co-author of The American Promise: A History of the United States (Bedford/St. Martin's) and editor of Reading the American Past: Selected Historical Documents (Bedford/St. Martin's). "