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In the shadow of Liberty : the hidden history of ... Read More

Davis, Kenneth C.(author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781627793117
  • ISBN: 1627793119
  • Physical Description: print
    xvii, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages ... Read More
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Introduction: Out of the shadows -- "The loudest ... Read More
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"An examination of American slavery through the ... Read More
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Ages 10 to 14.
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24510. ‡aIn the shadow of Liberty : ‡bthe hidden history of slavery, four presidents, and five black lives / ‡cKenneth C. Davis.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 4. ‡aNew York : ‡bHenry Holt and Company, ‡c[2016]
264 4. ‡c©2016
300 . ‡axvii, 286 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c24 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
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504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 264-276) and index.
50500. ‡gIntroduction: Out of the shadows -- ‡t"The loudest yelps for liberty" -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1492-1700 -- ‡tStolen from Africa -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1705-1776 -- ‡t"My mulatto man William" : the story of Billy Lee -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1777-1800 -- ‡t"Absconded from the household of the President" : the story of Ona Judge -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1801-1816 -- ‡t"Mr. Jefferson's people" : the story of Isaac Granger -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1817-1828 -- ‡tWhite House, black man : the story of Paul Jennings -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1829-1838 -- ‡t"How would you like to be a slave?" : the story of Alfred Jackson -- ‡tSlavery in America time line: 1839-1850 -- ‡gAfterword: "That all may be free."
5202 . ‡a"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"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
520 . ‡aDid you know that many of America's Founding Fathers--who fought for liberty and justice for all--were slave owners? Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were "owned" by four of our greatest presidents, this book helps set the record straight about the role slavery played in the founding of America. From Billy Lee, valet to George Washington, to Alfred Jackson, faithful servant of Andrew Jackson, these dramatic narratives explore our country's great tragedy--that a nation "conceived in liberty" was also born in shackles. These stories help us know the real people who were essential to the birth of this nation but traditionally have been left out of the history books. Their stories are true--and they should be heard.
5211 . ‡aAges 10 to 14.
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650 . ‡aAfrican Americans ‡vJuvenile literature ‡vJuvenile literature. ‡0(SNHEVERGREEN)12969
650 0. ‡aPresidents ‡xRelations with African Americans ‡xHistory ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aSlavery ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory ‡vJuvenile literature.
651 0. ‡aUnited States ‡xRace relations ‡xHistory ‡vJuvenile literature.
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Subject: Slaves
Slaves United States Juvenile literature Juvenile literature
African Americans Juvenile literature Juvenile literature
Presidents Relations with African Americans History Juvenile literature
Slavery United States History Juvenile literature
United States Race relations History Juvenile literature
Genre: Biographies
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