Oxford University Press
Digging Deeper into Emancipation
Jim Downs’ Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering during the Civil War and Reconstruction offers new insight into experiences of the recently emancipated during Reconstruction. Rather than treat emancipation as a watershed moment....
"Sick From Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering During the Civil War and Reconstruction,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 15
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol15/iss1/9