He Shall Go Out Free: The Lives of Denmark Vesey


Douglas R. Egerton

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 296 pages

File size: 7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

In this biography of the great rebel leader Denmark Vesey, Douglas R. Egerton employs a variety of historical sources-church records, court documents, travel accounts, and newspapers from America and Saint Domingue-to recreate the lost world of the mysterious Vesey. The revised edition is updated throughout, and includes a new section addressing the recent debate over the conspiracy of 1822.