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To be a slave. Illustrated by Tom Feelings.

Lester, Julius. (comp.). Feelings, Tom. (illus.).


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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  • Physical Description: 160 p. illus. 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, Dial Press [1968]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Bibliography: p. 159-160.
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor Book, 1969
Subject: Slaves > United States > Social conditions.
Slaves > United States > Biography.
Slaves > Social conditions.
Slave trade.

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