Download e-book for kindle: James' Journey by Helen Lundström Erwin

By Helen Lundström Erwin

A son of a slave proprietor turns abolitionist and turns into a conductor at the Underground Railroad.
As fierce slavery debates are dividing the rustic, James Waynewright breaks relations culture and travels to ny to review. Having grown up on a tobacco plantation in Virginia he by no means wondered how his family’s wealth is generated. first and foremost he's surprised by means of what he feels are radical rules of abolition and feels that Northerners were topic to propaganda. As time is going on, James starts to appreciate their viewpoint, and he realizes that he now not condones slavery.
James falls in love with Katherine Greenfield, an higher type New Yorker and an abolitionist. because of unexpected conditions they swiftly marry and go back to the plantation. desiring to loose their slaves, James and Katherine start top double lives so one can aid runaways which are escaping north, while having to navigate their friends’ expanding suspicion and the slave legislation in their state.

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