Synopses & Reviews
The award-winning authors explore an important, neglected area of history. Here are exciting true stories of African-American rebels who fought against slavery, such as Cinque, leader of a slave ship revolt who went before the Supreme Court and won freedom for himself and his shipmates, Nat Turner, and many others. B&W photos.
From Colonial times to the Emancipation Proclamation, the stories of African-Americans who fought to free themselves and their people from slavery.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-174) and index.