For more than 100 years, slavery was a way of life in the United States. Many people believed slavery was necessary and right. Many others fought tirelessly to end it. Hear the words they spoke. Read the words they read. And see the differing points of view about slavery through the eyes of the people who lived it.
About the Author
Allison Crotzer Kimmel is a literature teacher turned writer living in Bakersfield, California. She earned her Master of Professional Writing degree from the University of Southern California.
Table of Contents
Colonial slave trade Slavery in a new nation Life as a slave A divided nation Freedom.