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A taste of liberty (Poor Avrosimov)

by Bulat Okudzhava

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Published by Ardis in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia
    • Subjects:
    • Pestelʹ, Pavel Ivanovich, 1793-1826 -- Fiction.,
    • Decembrists -- Fiction.,
    • Russia -- History -- December Uprising, 1825 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Glotok svobody.

      StatementBulat Okudzhava ; translated by Leo Gruliow.
      ContributionsGruliow, Leo, 1913-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPG3484.2.K8 G513 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination222 p. ;
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2537705M
      ISBN 100882339818
      LC Control Number85018622

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Above all, it is a portrait of an extraordinary woman and a searing reminder of the lessons of her story. ABOUT SWEET TASTE OF LIBERTY. Born into slavery, Henrietta Wood was taken to Cincinnati and legally freed in Ina Kentucky deputy sheriff named Zebulon Ward colluded with Wood's employer, abducted her, and sold her back into bondage.

“Sweet Taste of Liberty” is dedicated to one of them: Winona Adkins, Wood’s great-great-granddaughter, who died a few months before the book was finished — but not before McDaniel worked with her and another Wood descendant to gather the kind of information about her life that wasn’t available in any archives or newspaper : Katharine Shilcutt.

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Sweet Taste of Liberty A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America W. Caleb McDaniel. The epic, unique, and haunting story an enslaved woman and her quest for justice; Incorporates recent scholarship on slavery, reparations, and the ongoing connection between slavery and.

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by McDaniel. email; X. Critics' Opinion: Readers' rating: Not Yet Rated. Published in USA Sep pages Genre. ‘Sweet Taste of Liberty’ Review: Reparation By Lawsuit In the s, a twice-enslaved woman took one of her oppressors to court and, miraculously, won a settlement.

Sweet Taste of Liberty A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America (Book): McDaniel, W. Caleb: "In Sweet Taste of Liberty, W. Caleb McDaniel focuses on the experience of a freed slave who was sold back into slavery, eventually freed again, and who then sued the man who had sold her back into bondage.

Henrietta Wood was born into slavery, but inshe was taken to Cincinnati and. Sweet Taste of Liberty is the first book to tell the story of Henrietta Wood, a twice-enslaved, twice-emancipated woman who sued one of her former owners for restitution after the Civil War—and won.

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