By Otis Cavers,Matthew Cruise

This tale is a documented vibrant account of the fight that the Cruise family members needed to undergo in rural Mississippi. It all started within the Blue Ridge Mountains of Picken state Georgia and takes us throughout the so much tough interval of enslavement. It additionally tells in regards to the homicide and intimidation of the decedents of ex slaves; the tale maintains with the choice to maneuver to Illinois. the tale stops, yet doesn't finish with the go back of Matthew Cruise a descendant of Charlie Cruise to Kenya their unique fatherland. even supposing this tale is ready the Cruise kinfolk, it's a tale that we will all relate to.

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