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Letters from a slave boy : the story of Joseph Jacobs

Author: Mary E Lyons
Publisher: New York, NY : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fictionalized look at the life of Joseph Jacobs, son of a slave, told in the form of letters that he might have written during his life in pre-Civil War North Carolina, on a whaling expedition, in New York, New England, and finally in California during the Gold Rush.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Joseph Jacobs; Joseph Jacobs; Joseph Jacobs
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary E Lyons
ISBN: 9780689878671 0689878672
OCLC Number: 64453265
Description: 197 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Mary E. Lyons.
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A fictionalized look at the life of Joseph Jacobs, son of a slave, told in the form of letters that he might have written during his life in pre-Civil War North Carolina, on a whaling expedition, in New York, New England, and finally in California during the Gold Rush.

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