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Liberty or death : the surprising story of runaway slaves who sided with the British during the American Revolution

Blair, Margaret Whitman.

Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2010.

64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.

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.

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ISBN:

9781426305900

ISBN:

1426305907

ISBN:

9781426305917 (lib. bdg.)

ISBN:

1426305915 (lib. bdg.)

LC Call No:

E269.N3 B55 2010

Dewey Class No:

973.3/46 22

Author:

Blair, Margaret Whitman.

Title:

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

Publisher:

Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2010.

Physical:

64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.

Notes:

Map on lining papers.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.

Summary:

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--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African American soldiers--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African American loyalists--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Fugitive slaves--United States--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Freedmen--United States--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Slaves--Emancipation--United States--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Slavery--United States--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African Americans--History--18th century.

Subject:

African American soldiers--History--18th century.

Subject:

African American loyalists--History.

Subject:

Fugitive slaves--United States--History--18th century.

Subject:

Freedmen--United States--History--18th century.

Subject:

Slavery--United States--History--18th century.

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