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The Resource Amos Fortune, free man., Illustrated by Nora S. Unwin

Amos Fortune, free man., Illustrated by Nora S. Unwin

Label
Amos Fortune, free man.
Title
Amos Fortune, free man.
Statement of responsibility
Illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life of the eighteenth-century African prince who, after being captured by slave traders, was brought to Massachusetts where he was a slave until he was able to buy his freedom at the age of sixty
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1951.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 326.92
  • 92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.F73
LC item number
Y3
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amos Fortune, free man., Illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Africa 1725 -- Middle passage -- Boston 1725-1740 -- Woburn 1740-1779 -- Journey to Keene 1779 -- Arrival at Jaffrey -- Hard work fills the iron kettle 1781-1789 -- Amos on the mountain -- Auctioned for freedom -- Evergreen years 1794-1801
Control code
81215
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
181 p.
Lccn
50007154
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03281531
  • (OCoLC)3281531
Label
Amos Fortune, free man., Illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Publication
Contents
Africa 1725 -- Middle passage -- Boston 1725-1740 -- Woburn 1740-1779 -- Journey to Keene 1779 -- Arrival at Jaffrey -- Hard work fills the iron kettle 1781-1789 -- Amos on the mountain -- Auctioned for freedom -- Evergreen years 1794-1801
Control code
81215
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
181 p.
Lccn
50007154
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03281531
  • (OCoLC)3281531

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