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Amos Fortune, Free Man (Puffin Newbery Library)

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Synopsis:

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812474909
Author:
Yates, Elizabeth
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Illustrator:
Unwin, Nora S.
Subject:
Slaves
Subject:
Massachusetts
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Series:
Puffin Newbery Library
Publication Date:
19890531
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Dimensions:
7.70x5.00x.70 in. .45 lbs.
Age Level:
13-17

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"Synopsis" by , 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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