"The best way to destroy a enemy, is to make him a friend."
What was slavery like?
Who were the slaves? How did they get there?
They were enslaved Africans and they went to Europe on slave ships. Most we're from the coast of Africa.
Where was slavery?
What was the Underground Railroad and who made it happen?
What were the two songs "Follow The Drinking Gourd." And "Go Down Moses." About?
They talk about river to help escape and they talk about freedom that many of the slaves wanted. They put codes in their songs to relay secret messages to other slaves. The songs are mainly about freedom and it gave the slaves hope for a better day.