Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: October 2012
Duration: 16 hours 14 minutes
Maya Jasanoff won the National Book Critics Circle Award for her groundbreaking work Liberty's Exiles. After the American Revolution, 60,000 British loyalists fled the U.S. for Canada, the Caribbean, India, and other points abroad. Jasanoff traces their harrowing journeys across the globe, shedding light on their ambitions, the post-revolutionary world they encountered, and their legacies.