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At her majesty's request : an African princess in Victorian England

Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Biography of the African princess saved from execution and taken to England where Queen Victoria oversaw her upbringing and where she lived for a time before marrying an African missionary.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Sarah Forbes Bonetta; Victoria, Queen of Great Britain; Sarah Forbes Bonetta; Victoria, Queen of Great Britain; Sarah Forbes Bonetta; Victoria, Queen of Great Britain
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 0590486691 9780590486699
OCLC Number: 39052514
Description: xii, 146 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
1848-Capture --
1850-England for the first time --
1851-Back to Africa --
1855-England once again --
1860-Decision --
1862-Sarah's marriage --
1880-Madeira --
Final days --
Epilogue --
Selected bibliography --
Acknowledgments and credits.
Responsibility: by Walter Dean Myers.

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Biography of the African princess saved from execution and taken to England where Queen Victoria oversaw her upbringing and where she lived for a time before marrying an African missionary.

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