[PDF / Epub] ★ The Black Seminoles History of a Freedom Seeking People By Kenneth W. Porter – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk “A powerful and stirring story”— San Antonio Express News “An epic tale of desperate unwitting fugitives who would—without exaggeration—defeat armed forces both white and Indian make pos “A powerful and stirring story”— San Seminoles History PDF Ì Antonio Express News “An epic tale of desperate unwitting fugitives who would—without exaggeration—defeat armed forces both white and Indian make possible settlement of the West earn the country’s highest military honors and have nothing to show for it”— Miami Herald “This fascinating story chronicles the lives of fugitive slaves who aligned themselves with Seminole Indians in Florida beginning in the early s fought with them in the Second Seminole War The Black eBook â and were removed along with them to Indian Territory where they struggled to remain free To prevent reenslavement their remarkable leader John Horse led much of the group to Mexico Recommended”— Library Journal “Porter spoke directly with Chief Horse’s descendants and with older black Seminoles who either knew him or had heard first hand stories about him A gripping account of a people’s struggle both for identity and freedom”— Naples Daily News “This book’s sweep is broad Black Seminoles History PDF Ê its story is provocative and the human saga it evokes is compelling No exercise in political correctness this is a detailed factual account of a remarkable people’s struggle for survival over multiple generations and in the face of calamitous challenges This history will surprise while it intrigues Kenneth Porter has made an enduring contribution for which we are indebted to him”— Tampa Tribune .
- 328 pages
- The Black Seminoles History of a Freedom Seeking People
- Kenneth W. Porter
- 04 July 2014 Kenneth W. Porter