Slavery's Exiles

The Story of the American Maroons

by Sylviane A. Diouf

Published by: NYU Press

403 pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in

  • Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780814760284
  • Published: March 2016


  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9780814724378
  • Published: January 2014



“Persuasively captures the quiet heroism of North American maroons.” – Richard Price, author of Maroon Societies

“Impressive research and vivid prose… an important addition to our understanding of slave society and black resistance.” – Eric Foner, author of The Fiery Trial

“One of those rare books that is at once of scholarly significance and will engage a wide readership.” – David Eltis, Robert W. Woodruff Professor of History, Emory University