Freedom for Themselves

Freedom for Themselves

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More than 5,000 North Carolina slaves escaped from their white owners to serve in the Union army during the Civil War. In Freedom for Themselves Richard Reid explores the stories of black soldiers from four regiments raised in North Carolina. Constructing a multidimensional portrait of the soldiers and their families, he provides a new understanding of the spectrum of black experience during and aftger the war.

Book Details  

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press (February 01, 2012)

Collection: Civil War America

Format: EPUB

Page count: 440 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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