Freedom by any means: con games, voodoo schemes, true love and lawsuits on the Underground Railroad

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Atria Books,
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2009.
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1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
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English
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Recounts the extraordinary lengths to which slaves went in order to gain freedom for themselves and their loved ones, from filing successful lawsuits, to becoming military spies, to tricks, bluffs, and other schemes.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography -- Anecdotes, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage, Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes, HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies), HISTORY / United States / 19th Century, Underground railroad -- Anecdotes, United States -- Race relations -- Anecdotes
title_display Freedom by any means : con games, voodoo schemes, true love and lawsuits on the Underground Railroad
title_full Freedom by any means : con games, voodoo schemes, true love and lawsuits on the Underground Railroad / Betty DeRamus
title_short Freedom by any means :
title_sub con games, voodoo schemes, true love and lawsuits on the Underground Railroad
topic_facet African Americans, Fugitive slaves, Race relations, Underground railroad