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Growing Up in Slavery: Stories of Young Slaves as Told by Themselves

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4 out of 5
Based on 47 Ratings and 20 Reviews

Book Description
Ten slaves-all under the age of 19-tell stories of enslavement, brutality, and dreams of freedom in this collection culled from full-length autobiographies. These accounts, selected to help teenagers relate to the horrific experiences of slaves their own age living in the not-so-distant past, include stories of young slaves torn from their mothers and families, suffering from starvation, and being... More
Book Information
PublisherChicago Review Press
BindingPaperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages256
ISBN-101556526350
ISBN-13978-1556526350
Publication Date02/01/2007
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About Yuval Taylor (Editor) : Yuval Taylor is a published author and an editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Yuval Taylor include Growing Up in Slavery: Stories of Young Slaves as Told By Themselves.
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