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  • ISBN: 9781554686551 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1554686555 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: remote
    1 online resource
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : HarperCollins Canada, 2010.

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Summary, etc.: Kidnapped as a child from Africa, Aminata Diallo is enslaved in South Carolina but escapes during the chaos of the Revolutionary War. In Manhattan she becomes a scribe for the British, recording the names of blacks who have served the King and earned freedom in Nova Scotia. But the hardship and prejudice there prompt her to follow her heart back to Africa, then on to London, where she bears witness to the injustices of slavery and its toll on her life and a whole people. It is a story that no listener, and no reader, will ever forget.
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Description based on online resource; title from EPUB title page (OverDrive viewed, June 21, 2013).
Subject: Slavery -- Fiction
Slaves -- United States -- Fiction
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction
African American loyalists -- Fiction
African American loyalists -- Sierra Leone -- Fiction
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Electronic books.
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