The Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova by James W. St. G. Walker

By James W. St. G. Walker

There is a Canadian delusion concerning the Loyalists who left the us after the yankee Revolution for Canada. the parable says they have been white, upper-class voters dedicated to British beliefs, transplanting the easiest of colonial American society to British North the United States. actually, greater than 10 in keeping with cent of the Loyalists who got here to the Maritime provinces have been black and were slaves. The Black Loyalists tells the tale of 1 such workforce who got here to Nova Scotia, yet did not remain. James Walker files their adventure in Canada, following them around the Atlantic as they turned a part of a distinct colonial test in Sierra Leone.

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