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Who is Cora Higgins from A Place Called Freedom and what is their importance? A_Place_Called_Freedom English & Literature Cora Higgins | A Place Called Freedom

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Cora Higgins is the London prostitute that Mack lives with during the coal heavers strike. Cora is set up by Lennox and Jamisson for pick pocketing. In order to gain a reprieve, she gives false testimony and is recommended for transport. After arriving in the colonies, Cora is purchased by a Falmouth tobacco broker, Alexander Rawley. The couple later marries.

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A Place Called Freedom