The Pearl : a failed slave escape on the Potomac / Josephine F. Pacheco.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Pacheco, Josephine F.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2005.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Slavery in the nation's capitol
  • The escape attempt
  • Men of extraordinary courage
  • The chaplain and the slaver
  • The Edmondsons
  • The trials
  • Congress confronts slavery
  • Congress, runaways, and the slave trade
  • The aftermath.