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Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English



  • Southern States,
  • Race relations.


  • Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Slaves -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Slavery -- Southern States -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Plantation life.,
  • Slaves.,
  • Slavery.,
  • Southern States -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Southern States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Race relations.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 123) and index.

StatementRichard Worth.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesSlavery in American history
LC ClassificationsE443 .W678 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3680478M
ISBN 100766021521
LC Control Number2003024291

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