Muscavado Author:Eleanor Heckert His name was Prince. He was handsome, strong, brilliant, with a fiery, irresistible magnetism. He was also black. And a slave. Under the lash, his proud spirit grew stronger -- his hatred grew. He worked in secret among his people until they became as a great fist poised to strike, to maim, to kill -- for freedom. — But always, flowering beneath ... more »his rage, was the passion that had begun as lust for the white girl and had turned to love.
Here is a searing novel of one of history's cruelest and most bloody episodes -- a frank and powerful drama that vividly reveals the open wound of the past.« less