Nell Irvin Painter on Exodusters’ Conflict

This political conflict between masters and slaves, so often identified as a racial conflict, was, at bottom, a conflict between workers and employers, between poor people and wealthy people, in which race functioned as the idiom for discussion of class.

  • P. VIII, Exodusters – Nell Irvin Painter, ISBN 0-393-00951-3

Nell Irvin Painter

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