Christianson, Scott.

Freeing Charles : the struggle to free a slave on the eve of the Civil War / Scott Christianson. - Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press, ©2010. - 1 online resource (xii, 214 pages, [10] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps. - JSTOR eBooks The new Black studies series . - New Black studies series. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

""Front cover""; ""title page""; ""copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1. Genesis""; ""2. Revelation""; ""3. Master and Slave Relations""; ""4. The Shakeup""; ""5. Making the Break""; ""6. The Escape""; ""7. Still in Philadelphia""; ""8. Farmed Out""; ""9. Family Pays a Heavy Price""; ""10. Meteors""; ""11. Hooking Up""; ""12. Caught""; ""13. Busting Out""; ""14. Rescue""; ""15. Aftermath""; ""16. The War Hits Home in Culpeper, 1861-65""; ""17. Moving On""; ""18. The Search for Charles Nalle""; ""Appendix""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""Illustrations""

9780252090844 0252090845

9786613028860

302886 MIL 22573/ctt1c9cjt JSTOR 339B6B9E-7AC0-41E9-9927-F861EC5E2C2E OverDrive, Inc. http://www.overdrive.com


Fugitive slaves--United States--Biography.
Slaves--Virginia--Biography.
Underground Railroad.

E450.N225 / C47 2010

973.7/115