Stevens Memorial Library (North Andover)

The internal enemy, slavery and war in Virginia, 1772-1832, Alan Taylor - (hardcover)

Summary
Drawn from new sources, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian presents a gripping narrative that recreates the events that inspired hundreds of slaves to pressure British admirals into becoming liberators by using their intimate knowledge of the countryside to transform the war
Table Of Contents
Revolution -- Night and day -- Blood -- Warships -- Invasion -- Lessons -- Plantation -- Flight -- Fight -- Crisis -- Agents -- Fire bell -- Appendix A. Corotoman slave families, 1814 -- Appendix B. Numbers
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First edition.
Physical Description
xiii, 605 pages, illustrations, maps, 25 cm
Isbn
9780393073713

Library Locations

  • Stevens Memorial Library (North Andover)

    345 Main Street, North Andover, MA, 01845, US
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