It discusses slavery in the ancient world noting the history of slavery oes back to at least 3500 BCE and it involved city statescountries taking over others and taking people to use as slaves This was in the area that is now Ira and Iran and the surrounding area and places like BabylonThen it oes into the Middle Ages with serfdom which
Was Somewhat Like Slavery somewhat like slavery changed to Spain and Portugal taking people from Africa and selling them as slaves The book oes into how people in Africa captured others and sold them to slave traders Then the book oes into the conditions on board the shipsIt notes it was illegal to teach slaves And How Slaves That Misbehaved how slaves that misbehaved subject to being whipped and otherwise basically torturedThen it oes into the شرح جامع مثنوى معنوى gradualrowth of abolitionism who was involved how other countries outlawed slavery before the US and the role of uakers in helping escaped slavesIt notes the steps in the Underground Railroad the terms used such as conductors and the dangers involved It The New Song: For the Sunday School, Societies of Christian Endeavor, and Other Religious Exercises (Classic Reprint) goes in to how laws changed and how escaped slaves had to aim for Canada rather than America It alsooes into the various individuals that were involved in freeing slaves and providing them shelter and other help once they escaped the SouthIt s a very well written and very complete book Interesting book though it is a history of black slavery in America than it is about the underground railroad Seems like we are still fighting this fight today. Te book with over 825 readers online here.. Was so interesting I read it in one sitting By reading a Riding Hard great deal of world history I was familiar with the concept that prisoners of war were often turned into slaves by the conueringroups Men were busy enslaving others from the earliest times the Romans were especially adept at bringing home slaves for their homes and farms It is interesting to watch through this book how slavery slowly became less acceptable It was the Age of Enlightenment of the 1600 the 1700s that made people think about Freedom In Different WaysHaving in different waysHaving read Harriet Tubman and Frederich Douglass life stories I thought I understood the system of sheltering and moving former slaves However this book takes a deeper look at famous infamous unheralded heroes book takes a look at famous infamous and unheralded heroes that time and place For instance I was surprised to find out that John Brown was part of the Underground Railroad actually he was a second Arabian Challenge generation stationmaster before he turned to violent tactics to promote his beliefsIn this Captivating History title a reader learns about the British the uakers the free and the slaves that all fought against people owning others It is a memorable story This is probably one of the best books you can read on the subject since it examines the whole subject the history of slavery how slaveryot started in America the problems that developed the treatment of slaves the laws involving slavery the abolition movement and the people involved in trying to free slaves. Aptivating History This is the best favori.
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History In College And Ain college and a long student of the American Civil War I jumped at the chance to read this installment of the Captivating History series I was so happy that I did While this book isn t long it s packed full of interesting bits about such noted heroes as #Harriet Tubman And Frederick Douglass One Of My Personal Heroes #Tubman and Frederick Douglass one of my personal heroes it has so much I didn t know anything about Jermain Wesley Loguen Levi Coffin John Fairfield or William Still and with what was in the book I ve now added Wesley Loguen Levi Coffin John Fairfield or William Still and with what was in the book I ve now added to my list of historical people I want to read about This book flows in a wonderful way you re etting the backgrounds of so many historical figures but you re not overwhelmed There is a huge amount of historical knowledge packed into the pages but you re not bored If you re looking for a book that packs a lot of historical facts within its pages I would definitely recommend the books from the Captivating History series If you re looking for a well written book about the Underground Railroad and some of its well known conductors as well as the founder then I definitely recommend this book I received an ARC of this book and this is my honest and voluntary review When offered this book I decided not to read it because I thought I knew about the Underground Railroad But I picked it up and decided to thumb through the chapter headings In seconds I was reading and finding information I didn t know on nearly every page This book. Amazing PDF, The Underground Railroad By ,