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  1. Pat Young

    Book Review The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War by Andrew Delbanco

    The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War by Andrew Delbanco published by Penguin (2018) 463 pages $30.00 Hardcover $14.99 Kindle. While White Americans often boasted of their "United States" during the early years of the...
  2. WJC

    What Role did Haiti's Example Play in Our Civil War?

    From what I have read, slaveholders in the antebellum were very fearful of the example of the 1790-1804 slave revolt in Haiti and its aftermath. They saw it not only as a violent, chaotic Black uprising but also as evidence that Blacks could not form what they considered an ordered, civil...


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