Book Discussion on Epic Journeys of Freedom

Cassandra Pybus talked about her book Epic Journeys of Freedom: Runaway Slaves of the American Revolution and Their Global Quest for… read more

Cassandra Pybus talked about her book Epic Journeys of Freedom: Runaway Slaves of the American Revolution and Their Global Quest for Liberty, published by Beacon Press. The book was about a slave owned by George Washington who ran away from Washington, and eventually ended up in Sierra Leone. While there, he fought in an insurgency similar to the one that had occurred in America. close

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Book Discussion on Epic Journeys of Freedom

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Program ID:
197427-5
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 17, 2007
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2007

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  • Jun 17, 2007 | 5:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2007 | 5:36am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2007 | 11:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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