The war before the war : : fugitive slaves and the struggle for America's soul from the Revolution to the Civil War

Title The war before the war : : fugitive slaves and the struggle for America's soul from the Revolution to the Civil War
Names Delbanco, Andrew.
Book Number DB093261
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Recounts the role that fugitive slaves played in driving the United States towards civil war by awakening northerners to the truth about slavery and enraging southerners who demanded the return of their "property." Discusses the notorious Compromise of 1850 and the Fugitive Slave Act. Violence, strong language, and descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2018.
Narrator Fliakos, Ari.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
BARD ONLY - BO
Commercial format - CF
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains descriptions of sex.
Contains violence.
Contains strong language.
LC Subject Fugitive slaves - Legal status, laws, etc - United States - History - 19th century
Fugitive slaves - United States - History - 18th century
Fugitive slaves - United States - History - 19th century
Slavery - United States - History - 18th century
Slavery - United States - History - 19th century
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Causes
Nonfiction
Talking books
Downloadable books
Call Number 973.7115 ANF
Language English
Released 2018
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2018
Original Publication Reissue of: Unabridged. [New York, NY] : Penguin Audio, 2018. 9781984837967
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