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David

Author: Ray Robertson
Publisher: [Emeryville, Ontario] : Biblioasis, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born a slave in 1847 but raised a free man in the African-American settlement near Chatham, Ontario, David King's life has been one long act of rebellion against the man who freed him: the Reverend William King. Eschewing his role as Reverend King's pastoral successor, David has opted instead to run an illegal after-hours tavern and pick up extra money by grave-robbing. Then his benefactor dies and David must search  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Robertson
ISBN: 9781926845869 1926845862
OCLC Number: 781535885
Notes: Originally published: Toronto : T. Allen Publishers, ©2009.
Description: 296 pages ; 19 cm.
Responsibility: Ray Robertson.

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Born a slave in 1847 but raised a free man in the African-American settlement near Chatham, Ontario, David King's life has been one long act of rebellion against the man who freed him: the Reverend William King. Eschewing his role as Reverend King's pastoral successor, David has opted instead to run an illegal after-hours tavern and pick up extra money by grave-robbing. Then his benefactor dies and David must search his soul.

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