Be Free or Die: The Amazing Story of Robert Smalls' Escape from Slavery to Union Hero

Be Free or Die: The Amazing Story of Robert Smalls' Escape from Slavery to Union Hero

by Cate Lineberry

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781250101877
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 06/20/2017
Sold by: Macmillan
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 133,753
File size: 19 MB
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About the Author

CATE LINEBERRY is a journalist and the author of The Secret Rescue, a #1 Wall Street Journal e-book bestseller and a finalist for the Edgar and Anthony Awards. Lineberry was previously a staff writer and editor for National Geographic Magazine and the web editor for Smithsonian Magazine. Her work has also appeared in the New York Times. Lineberry lives in Raleigh, NC.

Table of Contents

Map of Charleston Harbor, 1862
Key Participants
Prologue
1: The Escape
2: South Carolina's Son
3: In the Service of the Confederacy
4: Union Hero
5: Our Country Calls
6: North and South
7: The Keokuk
8: Captain Smalls
9: The City of Brotherly Love
10: Triumph and Tragedy
11: Retaliation and Reward

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Be Free or Die: The Amazing Story of Robert Smalls' Escape from Slavery to Union Hero 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Be free or die is very good for people my age because it teaches me very important lessons about how life works
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am glad I picked this up in the store. I bought another copy for my uncle who knew of this story. The little known story is very well written with accuracy as demonstrated by the level of research (see back).