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  •  Is there any mention at all about his selling (1+ / 0-)
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    slaves?  That was news to me, although my knowledge of Jean Laffite is shallow at best, based mostly on a movie about the battle of New Orleans and his, usually brief, appearances in books I've read about the War of 1812.

    "I cannot live without books" -- Thomas Jefferson, 1815

    by Susan Grigsby on Sun Jun 10, 2012 at 03:39:38 PM PDT

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