The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes

Downloadable Audiobook - 2016
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Abducted as an 11-year-old child from her village in West Africa and forced to walk for months to the sea in a coffle--a string of slaves-- Aminata Diallo is sent to live as a slave in South Carolina. But years later, she forges her way to freedom, serving the British in the Revolutionary War and registering her name in the historic "Book of Negroes." This book, an actual document, provides a short but immensely revealing record of freed Loyalist slaves who requested permission to leave the US for resettlement in Nova Scotia, only to find that the haven they sought was steeped in an oppression all of its own.
Publisher: [New York] :, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd,, 2016.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781443434102
1443434108
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC RESOURCE
Characteristics: audio file,rda
digital,rda
1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 46 min., 37 sec.)) : digital.
Additional Contributors: Roberts-Abdullah, Khadijah - Narrator

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