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Amos Fortune, Free Man (Puffin Newbery Library)

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Amos Fortune was born the son of an African king. In 1725, when he was 15 years old, he was captured by slave traders, brought to America and sold at auction. For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. At 60, he began to see those dreams come true. A Newbery Honor Book.

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ISBN:
9780833529770
Author:
Unwin, Nora S.
Author:
Unwin, Nora S.
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Massachusetts
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - People of Color
Subject:
Slaves
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Edition Description:
Turtleback Scho
Series:
Puffin Newbery Library
Publication Date:
19890531
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
181
Dimensions:
7.62x5.32x.76 in. .55 lbs.
Age Level:
12-UP

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