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Prisoner for liberty

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Publisher:
Millbrook Press,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
570L
Description
Fifteen-year-old James Forten is a free African American during the American Revolution. He joins the crew of the Royal Louis as a powder boy and is captured in a battle with a British ship. He knows that many African American prisoners were sold into slavery. Will James ever see his family again?
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ISBN:
082257280
9780822572800
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
570L
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Grouped Work ID e0cc31b9-a098-9379-8421-d1a7bca6d1c0
Full title prisoner for liberty
Author figley marty rhodes
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-01-02 00:03:13AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 00:31:23AM

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author Figley, Marty Rhodes, 1948-
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series On my own history
series_with_volume On my own history|
subject_facet African American boys -- Biography, African American soldiers -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography, Forten, James, -- 1766-1842 -- Childhood and youth, Free African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography, Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Biography, Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- African Americans, Prisoners of war -- United States -- Biography, Sailmakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- African Americans
title_display Prisoner for liberty
title_full Prisoner for liberty / by Marty Rhodes Figley ; illustrations by Craig Orback
title_short Prisoner for liberty
topic_facet African American boys, African American soldiers, African Americans, Childhood and youth, Forten, James, Free African Americans, History, Prisoners of war, Sailmakers