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Liberty or death : the surprising story of runaway slaves who sided with the British during the American Revolution / by Margaret Whitman Blair.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Flora-Monroe Township Public Library - Flora J 973.3 BLA (Text) 50825010557774 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville J 973.3 BLA (Text) 37323001854127 CHILD_NON Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library J 973.3 Blair (Text) 31208911377283 children non-fiction Available -
Schricker Main Library J 973.346 BLA (Text) 30032010503230 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426305900 :
  • ISBN: 1426305907 :
  • Physical Description: 64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Map on lining papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Liberty to slaves -- And some joined the Patriots -- War and its aftermath -- Nova Scotia and freedom -- Africa: the promised land.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 01/01/2010
SLJ Mar 2010
Kirkus 12/01/2009
BCCB Recommended
Summary, etc.: Presentation of the little-known story of the American Revolution told from the perspectives of the African-American slaves who fought on the side of the British Royal Army in exchange for a promise of freedom.
Subject: African Americans > History > 18th century.
African American soldiers > History > 18th century.
African American loyalists > History.
Fugitive slaves > United States > History > 18th century.
Freedmen > United States > History > 18th century.
Slavery > United States > History > 18th century.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.

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