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To be a slave. Illustrated by Tom Feelings.

By: Lester, Julius [comp.].
Contributor(s): Feelings, Tom [illus.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, Dial Press [1968]Description: 160 p. illus. 22 cm.Subject(s): Slaves -- United States -- Quotations | Slaves -- United States -- Social conditions | Slaves -- United States -- Biography | Slave trade | Slaves | Slaves Biography United States | Slaves Quotations United States | Slaves Social conditions United StatesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: To be a slave.; Online version:: To be a slave.DDC classification: 306.3/62/0973 | 326/.0973
Contents:
Author's note -- Prologue -- To be a slave -- auction block -- plantation -- Resistance to slavery - 1 -- Resistance to slavery - 2 -- Emancipation -- After emancipation -- Epilogue -- Bibliography.
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1969.Summary: A compilation, selected from various sources and arranged chronologically, of the reminiscences of slaves and ex-slaves about their experiences from the leaving of Africa through the Civil War and into the early twentieth century.
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A compilation, selected from various sources and arranged chronologically, of the reminiscences of slaves and ex-slaves about their experiences from the leaving of Africa through the Civil War and into the early twentieth century.

Bibliography: p. 159-160.

Newbery Honor Book, 1969.

Author's note -- Prologue -- [ch.] 1. To be a slave -- [ch.] 2. The auction block -- [ch.] 3. The plantation -- [ch.] 4. Resistance to slavery - 1 -- [ch.] 5. Resistance to slavery - 2 -- [ch.] 6. Emancipation -- [ch.] 7. After emancipation -- Epilogue -- Bibliography.

1969 Newbery Honor Book.

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