Oxford University Press
Henry David Thoreau said that historians show us the present more than the past, and nothing illustrates his statement better than Runaway Slaves: Rebels on the Plantation by John Hope Franklin and Loren Schweninger. The book's thesis is that "violence and cruelty . . . were inherent in the s....
"The Promised Land: Just A Fraction Of Slaves Succeeded In Escaping, But Their Stories Are Compelling,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 1
, Article 28.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol1/iss1/28