From Underground Railroad to Rebel Refuge: Canada and the Civil War

$19.95

By Brian Martin

A surprising 20,000 Canadians went south to take up arms on both sides of the conflict, while thousands of enslaved people, draft dodgers, deserters, recruiters, plotters, and spies fled northward to take shelter in the attic that is Canada.
Publisher: ECW Press  – October 2022
Paperback: 352 Pages

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Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: ECW Press – October 2022

Despite all we know about the Civil War, its causes, battles, characters, issues, impacts, and legacy, few books have explored Canada’s role in the bloody conflict that claimed more than 600,000 lives.