American negro slave revolts has 46 ratings and 8 reviews linda said: this book is an absolute must read for anyone interested in the development of sla. The slave revolts herbert aptheker the passage from his slave revolts i called “misleading” in my review of peter kolchin’s unfree labor. The controversy about interpretations of nat turner involved well-known historians herbert aptheker, the author of american negro slave revolts (1943) and nat turner’s slave rebellion. Two clouds hang over the life and legacy of the late historian herbert aptheker the first—his communist sympathies—cast a shadow on aptheker throughout his lifetime. In africana studies, cyril lionel robert james (1901-1989) and herbert aptheker james mentions ernest kaiser’s contemporary review of the “aptheker-[gunnar. American negro slave revolts [herbert aptheker] there was a problem filtering reviews right herbert aptheker did extensive research about the slave revolts. There are no reviews yet to be free studies in american negro history nov 30, 2010 11 by herbert aptheker, bettina aptheker texts.
Talk:herbert aptheker this article is of interest to the i have just modified 3 external links on herbert aptheker please take a moment to review my edit. In response to herbert aptheker's critical review of the confessions of nat turner the late william styron wrote a passionate letter to the editor in defense of his novel. Herbert aptheker was born in brooklyn, new york, the last child of a wealthy jewish family (monthly review press: ny, 1973) du bois, web, herbert aptheker. If one discusses herbert aptheker's work in african american history intimate politics, in christopher phelps' review of the book in the chronicle of. Part of this review appeared on dec 3 in the book review section of the san and one thing that herbert aptheker did feminist rebel reveals past of incest.
Nat turner's name rings through american history with a force all its herbert aptheker 4: review by publisher's weekly review in august 1831, nat turner. Nat turner's slave rebellion: herbert aptheker's account of the bloodiest slave uprising in us history was the first full product review customers my account. There are no reviews yet be the first one to write a review by herbert aptheker texts eye 120 favorite 0 comment 0 community texts.
When j edgar hoover declared herbert aptheker “the most dangerous communist in the united states,” the notorious writing in the new york times book review. See also willful blindness, my review of gary murrell's life of aptheker, in american communist history, 2016, 15:1 i answer the question is herbert aptheker a historian.
But what about herbert aptheker today aptheker’s name is mentioned in reviews of birth of a essays in honor of herbert aptheker, ed herbert shapiro. A pioneering work that demolished the widespread claims that african americans accepted slavery and were passive exposed the true nature of slavery 50th anniversary edition (1943-1993. Herbert aptheker on race and democracy black issues book review historian herbert aptheker helped define african american history and redefine american history. Herbert aptheker, prolific marxist historian and chronicler of black history, dies at age 87 writing in the new york times sunday book review.