Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution.
If you were a slave during the American Revolutionary War, whom would you want to win? Best-selling history professor Schama digs deep into previously unexposed history revealing the mass exodus of Americans with a dream of freedom as they crossed through the lines of war to reach the British, only to be ultimately betrayed. Hailed as one of the best sources to learn about the extraordinary experiences of slaves during the Revolutionary period. 478 pgs. Hb, Dj. HarperCollins, NY. 2006. NEW. $11.00