Rebellion at Christiana

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Creators & Publishers
Publisher
Crown publishers, NY
Metadata
ISBN
0517515768
Collection
Regular item
Year
1975
Description

In September 1951 a Maryland slave owner was killed by 4 escaped slaves in Christiana Pennsylvania.  This book is based on the account of William Parker, one of the slaves,  The US marshal ordered two local white residents to assist  him and they refused being opposed to slavery. The result was a trial for treason