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Fortune's Bones: The Manumission Requiem

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Book Description
There is a skeleton on display in the Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury, Connecticut. It has been in the town for over 200 years. Over time, the bones became the subject of stories and speculation in Waterbury. In 1996 a group of community-based volunteers, working in collaboration with the museum staff, discovered that the bones were those of a slave named Fortune who had been owned by a local doctor... More
Book Information
PublisherHandprint Books Inc
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
ISBN-10B000W7GLDQ
Publication Date11/01/2004
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About Marilyn Nelson (Author) : Marilyn Nelson is a published author and a translator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Marilyn Nelson include A Wreath for Emmett Till, Freedom Business, Pem... more
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