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    New Reference Book: World of a Slave

    World of a Slave: Encyclopedia of the Material Life of Slaves in the United States edited by Martha B. Katz-Hyman and Kym S. Rice, Greenwood, 2011. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 305.896 K159W A two-volume set studying U.S. “slave archaeology” (intro. xi) including household & work tools, clothing, furniture, and housing. Entry Examples: Accordions Dogs Fishing Poles Hair and Hairstyles Sewing items and Needlework Helpful for: African-American Studies, Humanities, Human Geography, U.S. History, Gender Studies, Material Culture