Mrs. Dred Scott
A Life on Slavery's FrontiereBook - 2009
In telling the life of Harriet, Dred's wife and co-litigant in the case, this book provides a compensatory history to the generations of work that missed key sources only recently brought to light. Moreover, it gives insight into the reasons and ways that slaves used the courts to establish their freedom. --from publisher description.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 480 pages), 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits
Alternative Title: Mistress Dred Scott