Jefferson's pillow : the founding fathers and the dilemma of Black patriotism / Roger Wilkins

Author(s): Wilkins, Roger W., 1932-
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Subjects: Statesmen--United States--History--18th century
Presidents--United States--History--18th century
African Americans--Civil rights--History
Nationalism--United States--Psychological aspects
Mason, George, 1725-1792--Relations with African Americans
Washington, George, 1732-1799--Relations with African Americans
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Relations with African Americans
Madison, James, 1751-1836--Relations with African Americans
Wilkins, Roger W., 1932-
Wilkinson family
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston : Beacon Press, 2001
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: 163 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction
1. Tainted Origins 9
2. Bright Promises, Shadows of Sin 34
3. The Wages of Privilege 52
4. Is a Nigger a Human Being? 87
5. A Blood American 112
Notes 148
Acknowledgments 155
Index 136
Notes: LCCN: 2001025117
ISBN: 0807009563 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 46343100
ISBN/ISSN: 0807009563