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Middle passage

Author: Charles Johnson
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A freed slave escapes his bad debts in New Orleans by stowing away on a slave ship en route to Africa.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Historical fiction
Adventure fiction
Adventure stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Johnson, Charles Richard, 1948-
Middle passage.
New York : Atheneum, 1990
(OCoLC)643846052
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Johnson
ISBN: 0689119682 9780689119682
OCLC Number: 21197311
Awards: National Book Award for Fiction, 1990.
Description: 209 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Charles Johnson.

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The year is 1830, and Rutherford Calhoun, a roguish, newly freed slave, ships out of New Orleans as a stowaway to escape an undesirable marriage. To his shock and horror, he discovers that this  Read more...

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