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By Julius Lester

brief tales and one novella (all in accordance with real tales) approximately love throughout the time of slavery. the 1st is set Ras, who is helping different slaves get away, and finally escapes along with his female friend, Sally. the second one is set Maria, whose husband (a loose black guy) buys her yet neglects to formally set her loose; while he dies, she unearths herself a slave back simply because her husband had money owed and so she turns into the money. The 3rd is set William and Ellen Craft, a well-known slave couple who escaped by way of pretending that Ellen (with her very mild pores and skin) was once a white girl being escorted north by way of her slave; they went directly to converse opposed to slavery shape the house base of Boston.

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