By Matthew J. Clavin

ISBN-10: 0674088220

ISBN-13: 9780674088221

ahead of the Civil struggle, slaves who controlled to flee customarily made their manner northward alongside the Underground Railroad. Matthew Clavin recovers the tale of fugitive slaves who sought freedom by way of sarcastically sojourning deeper into the yank South towards an not likely vacation spot: the small seaport of Pensacola, Florida, a gateway to freedom.

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