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The Pox party

Anderson, M. T.

Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, c2006.

351 p. ; 24 cm.

Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.

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ISBN:

978-0-7636-2402-6

ISBN:

978-0-7636-2402-6

LC Call No:

PZ7.A54395 Pox 2006

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Anderson, M. T.

Title:

The Pox party / taken from accounts by [Octavius Nothing's] own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, c2006.

Physical:

351 p. ; 24 cm.

Series:

The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation ; v. 1

Summary:

Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.

Awards Note:

A Junior Library Guild selection.

Subject:

Liberty--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Slavery--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Science--Experiments--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Freedom--Fiction.

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction.

Subject:

Science--Experiments--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

SAE:PersonlName:

Anderson, M. T. Astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation ; v. 1.

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