Been in the Storm So Long

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Been in the Storm So Long: The Aftermath of Slavery
Author Leon Litwack
Country US
Genre history
Publisher Knopf
Publication date
1979
Pages 672
Awards Pulitzer Prize for History
ISBN 978-0394743981

Been in the Storm So Long: The Aftermath of Slavery is a 1979 book by American historian Leon Litwack, published by Knopf. The book chronicles the African-American experience following the 1863 Emancipation Proclamation.

In 1980, the book won the American Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for History.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Historical News and Notices". The Journal of Southern History.  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). May 1, 2006. Retrieved December 8, 2012.