In the shadow of Liberty : the hidden history of slavery, four presidents, and five black lives
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|George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library||Y 306.362 DAVIS||34510010869962||Teen Area - Non-fiction||Available||-|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-276) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Introduction: Out of the shadows -- "The loudest yelps for liberty" -- Slavery in America time line: 1492-1700 -- Stolen from Africa -- Slavery in America time line: 1705-1776 -- "My mulatto man William" : the story of Billy Lee -- Slavery in America time line: 1777-1800 -- "Absconded from the household of the President" : the story of Ona Judge -- Slavery in America time line: 1801-1816 -- "Mr. Jefferson's people" : the story of Isaac Granger -- Slavery in America time line: 1817-1828 -- White House, black man : the story of Paul Jennings -- Slavery in America time line: 1829-1838 -- "How would you like to be a slave?" : the story of Alfred Jackson -- Slavery in America time line: 1839-1850 -- Afterword: "That all may be free."|
|Summary, etc.:||"An examination of American slavery through the true stories of five enslaved people who were considered the property of some of our best-known presidents"--|
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages 10 to 14.
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