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    • American Uprising

    • The Untold Story of America's Largest Slave Revolt
    • By: Daniel Rasmussen
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 88
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      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 75

    In January 1811, five hundred slaves dressed in military uniforms and armed with guns, cane knives, and axes rose up from the plantations around New Orleans and set out to conquer the city. Ethnically diverse, politically astute, and highly organized, this self-made army challenged not only the economic system of plantation agriculture but also American expansion. Their march represented the largest act of armed resistance against slavery in the history of the United States.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Nice try, but ...

    • By Steve on 07-26-12

    Regular price: $17.49