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tacking
changing directions while sailing
dread
grim fear
privateers
ships that are privately owned but are encouraged by government to attack enemy ships during the war
abolitionists
people who believed that slavery should be against the law
apprentice
someone who works for another person in order to learn a trade
influential
having the power to affect events or sway opinions
encouraged
gave support to someone's efforts or plans
assisted
helped
enslavement
the state of being owned and controlled by another person
captives
prisoners
conflict
a war