Many books have been written about childhood and for children to educate as well as to entertain. A great deal has been published concerning how children lived and were reared during the period of... More > slavery, with emphasis on the life of the children of planters and the children of slaves. There is little information concerning the children of that much larger proportion of the population who were neither planters nor slaves. This is a story yet to be written.
Jessie P. Guzman< Less