#187 - The Daring Escape and Incredible Life of Robert Smalls
Robert Smalls was born into slavery, and through his wit, patience, bravery, and skill, was able to steal a Confederate war ship and sail himself, his wife, and several other families past Fort Sumter and to freedom during the Civil War. But that wasn't the end - Smalls went on to become one of the most important figures of the fight against the South, gained the ear of Lincoln, and secured voting rights for African-Americans after the war.
We also read a story about anuses.
It is Free
Copyright © 2006-2021 Podbean.com