Download e-book for iPad: Aiming for Pensacola: Fugitive Slaves on the Atlantic and by Matthew J. Clavin

By Matthew J. Clavin

ISBN-10: 0674088220

ISBN-13: 9780674088221

prior to the Civil struggle, slaves who controlled to flee as a rule made their approach northward alongside the Underground Railroad. Matthew Clavin recovers the tale of fugitive slaves who sought freedom through mockingly sojourning deeper into the yankee South towards an not likely vacation spot: the small seaport of Pensacola, Florida, a gateway to freedom.

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