A heartbreaking and compelling story of a family's experiences of slavery and the American Civil War.
From Sam Tademy, the son of a runaway slave, and his fiercely strong wife Polly, to the father and son who witness unspeakable crimes, this is a story in which courage and hope do battle with almost unendurable suffering; where real lives collide with history.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 448 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports.
- Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
- Publication Date: 12/07/2007
- Category: Historical fiction
- ISBN: 9780755332700