The Resurrection of Nat Turner, Part 2: The Testimony: A Novel
They were all heroes . . .
Sparked by an indigo sun, Nat Turner stormed into history with a sword in one hand and a Bible in the other. Thirty years before the advent of the Civil War—in the predawn hours of August 22, 1831, commanding a small army of slaves, Nat Turner led a bloody fight for freedom that shined a national spotlight on slavery and left more than fifty wh...more
I loved how the author shared Nat's love and obsession with Cherry; however, he believed that he would be wise and never marry to accomplish his revolt. But those he cared for, he lost, for Elizabeth wanted to show wh ...more