Underground Railroad in Delaware, Maryland, and West Virginia

William J. Switala

In a companion volume to his highly regarded Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania, William J. Switala focuses on the escaped-slave network in the eastern border states of Delaware and Maryland, as well as the region that became West Virginia in 1863.
Publication date:
August 2004
Publisher :
Stackpole Books
Language:
English
Illustration :
27
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9780811731430

Dimensions : 229 X 152 mm
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£13.95

Overview
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In a companion volume to his highly regarded Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania, William J. Switala focuses on the escaped-slave network in the eastern border states of Delaware and Maryland, as well as the region that became West Virginia in 1863. Using fresh and extensive research, Switala fills a glaring void in the historical record of this important topic. Full of vivid anecdotes and lucid reconstructions, this book brings the Underground Railroad to life for the modern reader.