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Indian captive : the story of Mary Jemison

Author: Lois Lenski
Publisher: New York : HarperTrophy, 1995, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fictional retelling of the experiences of twelve-year-old Mary Jemison, who after being captured by a Shawnee war party during the French and Indian War, is rescued and subsequently adopted by two Seneca sisters with whom she ultimately chooses to stay.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Mary Jemison; Mary Jemison
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lenski
ISBN: 0397300727 9780397300723
OCLC Number: 772105152
Notes: Map on lining-papers.
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1942.
Description: 298 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Lois Lenski.

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A fictional retelling of the experiences of twelve-year-old Mary Jemison, who after being captured by a Shawnee war party during the French and Indian War, is rescued and subsequently adopted by two Seneca sisters with whom she ultimately chooses to stay.

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