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Life—before television and radio—was camping in grand style. What was the draw to stay inside the home? A smoky interior, dirt or planked floors, rotting timbers, cold stone,...

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An unprecedented tale of tragedy and triumph amid the backdrop of the Civil War through the story of Tad, a very clever slave boy who comes of age as America’s war reaches the sea islands of South Carolina.

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