The Negro in the American Revolution
Cosimo, Inc., 2007 M06 1 - 400 páginas
A history of African American participation in the Revolution, in the Civil War, and in antislavery uprisings between the two wars.
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Página 20 - I should return to the service of my earthly master, " for he who knoweth his Master's will, and doeth it not, shall be beaten with many stripes, and thus have I chastened you.
Página 11 - I knew that you could endure hunger and thirst and all the hardships of war. I knew that you loved the land of your nativity, and that, like ourselves, you had to defend all that is most dear to man. But you surpass my hopes. I have found in you, united to these qualities, that noble enthusiasm which impels to great deeds.