Harvard University Press
A Case Study of Tenuous Freedom and Tenacious Resistance
The best kind of microhistory employs an interesting personal or family story to engage readers while elucidating larger themes of historical relevance. Adam Rothman's reconstruction of an unknown episode of kidnapping in Civil War-e....
"Beyond Freedom's Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 17
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol17/iss3/13