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On Afric's Shore: A History of Maryland in Liberia 1834-1857

On Afric's Shore: A History of Maryland in Liberia 1834-1857

$ 45.00

Details the remarkable and under-appreciated story of eleven-hundred free men, freedmen and slaves; and the Maryland State Colonization Society which helped them emigrate to West Africa to establish a new "Maryland in Liberia". In spite of terrible hardships, the colonists created a settlement that exists to this day.

2003, Richard C. Hall.  644 pp. Hardcover


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