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Liberia

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Liberia

Liberia

Liberia

Only Available in Archive Formats.

When freed American slaves founded the West African country of Liberia 151 years ago, they took with them the plantation culture of America's Deep South. Amid the burned-out buildings of the war-torn capital, Monrovia, are antebellum-style brick homes with wide verandas. NPR's Jennifer Ludden reports.