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The hanging of Thomas Jeremiah

Author: J William Harris
Publisher: New Haven (Conn.) ; London : Yale University Press, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1775, Thomas Jeremiah was one of fewer than 500 'Free Negros' in South Carolina. He was falsely accused by whites of sowing insurrection among slaves at the behest of the British. Lord William  Read more...

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Named Person: Thomas Jeremiah; Thomas Jeremiah; Henry Laurens; William Campbell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J William Harris
ISBN: 9780300152142 0300152140
OCLC Number: 690382011
Description: 1 vol. (223 p.) : ill.,cartes. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: J. William Harris.
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