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I am a fugitive from a Georgia chain gang!

Author: Robert Elliott Burns
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Brown Thrasher edView all editions and formats
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This is Burns' story of his escape from a Georgia chain gang in 1921, after being sentenced to six to ten years' hard labour for robbery. He lived as a free man for seven years before being  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Robert Elliott Burns; Robert Elliott Burns
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Elliott Burns
ISBN: 0820319430 9780820319438
OCLC Number: 36696579
Notes: Originally published: New York : Vanguard Press, 1932.
"Brown Thrasher books."
Description: xxiv, 5-257 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Robert E. Burns ; foreword to the Brown Thrasher edition by Matthew J. Mancini.
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The reader will be as much thrilled by the story of the escapes as he will be shocked by the descriptions of chain gang life.--Times Literary Supplement It would be hard to find a more thrilling Read more...

 
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