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By Matthew J. Clavin

ISBN-10: 0674088220

ISBN-13: 9780674088221

ahead of the Civil battle, slaves who controlled to flee often made their means northward alongside the Underground Railroad. Matthew Clavin recovers the tale of fugitive slaves who sought freedom by means of satirically 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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