Freeman

Freeman

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by Leonard Pitts Jr., Sean Crisden
     
 

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Set in the first few months following the Confederate surrender and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Sam—a runaway slave who once worked for the Union Army—decides to leave his safe haven in Philadelphia and set out on foot to return to the war-torn South.
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Set in the first few months following the Confederate surrender and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Sam—a runaway slave who once worked for the Union Army—decides to leave his safe haven in Philadelphia and set out on foot to return to the war-torn South.

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"In lyrical prose, Pitts unflinchingly and movingly portrays the period's cruelties, and triumphs in capturing the spirit of the times through eminently-identifiable lead characters." —Publishers Weekly Starred Review

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ISBN-13:
9781452659893
Publisher:
Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date:
09/17/2012
Edition description:
MP3 - Unabridged CD
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.60(d)

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"In lyrical prose, Pitts unflinchingly and movingly portrays the period's cruelties, and triumphs in capturing the spirit of the times through eminently-identifiable lead characters." —-Publishers Weekly Starred Review

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