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Fort Mose

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Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America

Turner, Glennette Tilley.

New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2010.

42 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.

Tells the story of Fort Mose, the first free African settlement to legally exist in what is now the United States, established in St. Augustine, Florida, in 1738, and includes over forty images, as well as notes on the uncovering of the fort.

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ISBN:

978-0-8109-4056-7

ISBN:

978-0-8109-4056-7

Author:

Turner, Glennette Tilley.

Title:

Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in Colonial America / Glennette Tilley Turner.

Publisher:

New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2010.

Physical:

42 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 39-40) and index.

Summary:

Tells the story of Fort Mose, the first free African settlement to legally exist in what is now the United States, established in St. Augustine, Florida, in 1738, and includes over forty images, as well as notes on the uncovering of the fort.

Subject:

Menendez, Francisco,--b. ca. 1700--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African Americans--Florida--Saint Augustine--Biography--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African Americans--Florida--Saint Augustine--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Free African Americans--Florida--Saint Augustine--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Fugitive slaves--Florida--Saint Augustine--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Frontier and pioneer life--Florida--Saint Augustine--Juvenile literature.

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300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  42 p. :
    $b Other physical details  ill., maps ;
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504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (p. 39-40) and index.
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mosé -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mosé -- The demise of Fort Mosé -- Afterword: Fort Mosé today -- Glossary.
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    $9 Cost  $19.00
    $h Classification part  J 975.918 TUR

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