Sunday, September 5, 2010

Underground Railroad

September 5, 2010

When I was researching The First Assassin, I read a number of books on slavery and the Underground Railroad. One of them was Bound for Canaan by Fergus M. Bordewich, which I reviewed for the Wall Street Journal: The network of abolitionists devoted to helping slaves find their freedom wasn’t described as “underground” for nothing. […]

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