In Time Full of Trial

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Utopia on Roanoke Island during the Civil War? Have you wondered what happened to slaves freed by Federal forces during the Civil War? In Time Full of Trial: The Roanoke Island Freedmen's Colony, 1862-1867 Patricia C. Click, drawing on her extensive research, writes lucidly about efforts to establish a colony of freedmen on Roanoke Island, N.C. (Remember Virginia Dare and the Lost Colony.) This struggle is presented in the larger context of freedmen across the South and beyond.

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