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In this edition, page numbers are just like the physical edition. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading myne owne ground. It invites critical thinking and analysis, while not enforcing a concern for racial responsiveness during the process. With their own kind, of whatever color, free blacks dealt on an equal footing. The artist must imitate that which is within the thing, that which is active through form and figure, and discourses to us by symbolsthe naturgeist, or spirit of nature, as we unconsciously imitate those whom we love. Concentrating on the lives of blacks who achieved freedom, this bo.
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