Why did the Gibsons want to hurt the Bradwells in Who Comes with Cannons?

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Karyth Cara eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The Gison's wanted to hurt the Bardwells because the family had opposing ideas about slavery. The Bardwells help slaves escape through the underground railroad, and the Gibsons, violently opposed to Quakers, are also violently opposed to slaves escaping through the underground railroad. 

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