The Ties That Buy: Women and Commerce in Revolutionary America
256 pages | 6 x 9 | 18 illus.
Cloth 2009 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4144-0 | $39.95 | £26.00
A volume in the Early American Studies series
The Ties That Buy traces the lives of black and white women in early America to reveal how they used residence, work, credit, and money to shape consumer culture precisely at a time when the politics of the marketplace gained national significance. Read more