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  • Classic African American Women's Narrativesby William L. Andrews

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 49.99

    Classic African Women's Narratives' is a compilation of the best and the best-known fictional, autobiographical, and journalistic writing by African American women during the first great era of a black women's writing in the US, from 1831 to 1865. more...

  • Classic African American Women's Narrativesby William L. Andrews

    Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 52.99

    Classic African American Women's Narratives offers teachers, students, and general readers a one-volume collection of the most memorable and important prose written by African American women before 1865. The book reproduces the canon of African American women's fiction and autobiography during the slavery era in U.S. history. Each text in the... more...

  • The North Carolina Roots of African American Literatureby William L. Andrews

    The University of North Carolina Press 2006; US$ 23.99

    The first African American to publish a book in the South, the author of the first female slave narrative in the United States, the father of black nationalism in America--these and other founders of African American literature have a surprising connection to one another: they all hailed from the state of North Carolina. This collection of poetry,... more...

  • North Carolina Slave Narrativesby William L. Andrews

    The University of North Carolina Press 2006; US$ 25.99

    The autobiographies of former slaves contributed powerfully to the abolitionist movement in the United States, fanning national--even international--indignation against the evils of slavery. The four texts gathered here are all from North Carolina slaves and are among the most memorable and influential slave narratives published in the nineteenth century.... more...

  • Slave Narratives after Slaveryby William L. Andrews

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 26.99

    The pre-Civil War autobiographies of famous fugitives such as Frederick Douglass, William Wells Brown, and Harriet Jacobs form the bedrock of the African American narrative tradition. After emancipation arrived in 1865, former slaves continued to write about their experience of enslavement and their upward struggle to realize the promise of freedom... more...

  • The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literatureby William L. Andrews; Frances Smith Foster; Trudier Harris

    Oxford University Press, USA 2001; US$ 44.99

    A breathtaking achievement, this Concise Companion is a suitable crown to the astonishing production in African American literature and criticism that has swept over American literary studies in the last two decades. It offers an enormous range of writers-from Sojourner Truth to Frederick Douglass, from Zora Neale Hurston to Ralph Ellison, and from... more...

  • The Curse of Caste; or The Slave Brideby Julia C. Collins; William L. Andrews; Mitch Kachun

    Oxford University Press, USA 2006; US$ 8.99

    In 1865, The Christian Recorder, the national newspaper of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, serialized The Curse of Caste; or The Slave Bride, a novel written by Mrs. Julia C. Collins, an African American woman living in the small town of Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The first novel ever published by a black American woman, it is set in antebellum... more...

  • Life of William Grimes, the Runaway Slaveby William L. Andrews; Regina E. Mason

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 11.99

    List of Illustrations. Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction by William L. Andrews. Life of William Grimes, the Runaway Slave. Chronology: the life and times of William Grimes. Afterword by Regina E. Mason more...

  • Slave Narrativesby William L. Andrews; Henry Louis Gates

    Library of America 2000; US$ 40.00

    The ten works collected in this volume demonstrate how a diverse group of writers challenged the conscience of a nation and laid the foundations of the African American literary tradition by expressing their in anger, pain, sorrow, and courage. Included in the volume:  Narrative of the Most Remarkable Particulars in the Life of James Albert Ukawsaw... more...

  • Disease Mapping with WinBUGS and MLwiNby Andrew B. Lawson; William J. Browne; Carmen L. Vidal Rodeiro

    Wiley 2003; US$ 140.00

    Disease mapping involves the analysis of geo-referenced disease incidence data and has many applications, for example within resource allocation, cluster alarm analysis, and ecological studies. There is a real need amongst public health workers for simpler and more efficient tools for the analysis of geo-referenced disease incidence data. Bayesian... more...