"Historian Eugene Genovese (1930-2012) died at age 82 on Wednesday September 26. His work focused on the antebellum South. As a graduate student in studying history the 1990s his book Roll Jordan Roll: The World the Slaves Made published in 1972..."
"More importantly today view the book as the first attempt of a preeminent historian to interpret African American foodways. Using southern periodicals, slaveholder's papers and publications, travelers' accounts, slave ..."
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