New religion indeed a new from African traditions and American circumstancesFrom the letters diaries and
MEMOIRS THE PLANTATION WHITES AND THEIR GUESTS FROM of the plantation whites and their guests from analysis of census and probate records and above all from slave folklore and oral history Joyner has recovered an entire society and its way of life His careful reconstruction of daily life in All Saints Parish is. ,
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In Down by the Riverside Charles Joyner takes
readers on a journey back in time pon a journey back in time p Waccamaw River through the Lowcountry of South Carolina past abandoned rice fields once made productive by the labor of enslaved Africans past rice mills and forest clearings into the antebellum world of All Saints Parish In this slave community and many others like it the slaves created a new language .
An inspiring testimony to the ingenuity and solidarity of a people who endured in the face of adversityThis anniversary edition of Joyner's landmark study includes a new introduction in which the author recounts his process of writing the book reflects on its critical and popular reception
AND SURVEYS PATH OF SCHOLARSHIPsurveys the path of scholarship slave history the decades since the book's first publicatio.