Slave life in Virginia and Kentucky : a narrative by Francis Fedric, escaped slave / edited, with an introduction and notes, by C.L. Innes.
In 1854, faced with the threat of yet another brutal beating, a fifty-year-old slave in Mason County, Kentucky, decided to try again to escape. His first attempt had ended in his near starvation as he hid for nine weeks in a swamp, before hunger compelled him to return to his master. This time the s...
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