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Taking liberty : the story of Oney Judge, George Washington's runaway slave Ann Rinaldi.

Rinaldi, Ann. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 0689851871
  • Physical Description: 267 p. 20 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.

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General Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-267).
Summary, etc.: After serving Martha Washington for twenty years, Oney realizes that she will never be a part of General Washington's family at Mount Vernon. She must make a choice: does she stay where she is, comfortable with the family that she has known since she was born, or does she take liberty into her own hands and, like her father, become one of the Gone?
Subject: Virginia > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Juvenile fiction.
Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate) > Juvenile fiction.
Slavery > Virginia > Juvenile fiction.
Fugitive slaves > Virginia > Juvenile fiction.
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 > Juvenile fiction.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Homes and haunts > Virginia > Fairfax County > Juvenile fiction.

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