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Middle Passage

Charles Johnson

After the Confederacy falls, newly freed slave Rutherford Calhoun is eager to avoid marrying a prim schoolteacher and boards the first ship he finds moored at a New Orleans port. Unbeknownst to Calhoun, the vessel is a slave ship enroute to Africa. On the return trip, Calhoun is put to work as a cabin boy and quickly assists the newly captured slaves in revolting against the drunken crew. This compelling adventure is filled with a perfect blend of colorful narrative, historical romance and suspense.

After the Confederacy falls, newly freed slave Rutherford Calhoun is eager to avoid marrying a prim schoolteacher and boards the first ship he finds moored at a New Orleans port. Unbeknownst to Calhoun, the vessel is a slave ship enroute to Africa. On the return trip, Calhoun is put to work as a cabin boy and quickly assists the newly captured slaves in revolting against the drunken crew. This compelling adventure is filled with a perfect blend of colorful narrative, historical romance and suspense.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

After the Confederacy falls, newly freed slave Rutherford Calhoun is eager to avoid marrying a prim schoolteacher and boards the first ship he finds moored at a New Orleans port. Unbeknownst to Calhoun, the vessel is a slave ship enroute to Africa. On the return trip, Calhoun is put to work as a cabin boy and quickly assists the newly captured slaves in revolting against the drunken crew. This compelling adventure is filled with a perfect blend of colorful narrative, historical romance and suspense.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Dion Graham

Length:

7h 5m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

43:15


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

43:29


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

54:38


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

56:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

42:09


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

44:38


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

53:12


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

35:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

51:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:27