Abina and the Important Men

Abina and the Important Men

A Graphic History

Graphic Novel - 2016
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Abina and the Important Men is a compelling and powerfully illustrated "graphic history" based on an 1876 court transcript of a West African woman named Abina, who was wrongfully enslaved and took her case to court. The book is a microhistory that does much more than simply depict an event in the past; it uses the power of illustration to convey important themes in world history and to reveal the processes by which history is made
Publisher: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2016
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9780190238742
Branch Call Number: 306.362 Getz
Characteristics: xix, 217 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Clarke, Liz


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