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Searching for Sarah Rector : the richest Black girl in America

Author: Tonya Bolden
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the story of the 1914 disappearance of eleven-year-old Sarah Rector, an African American who was part of the Creek Indian people and whose land had made her wealthy, and what it reveals about race, money, and American society.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bolden, Tonya.
Searching for Sarah Rector
(DLC) 2012039254
(OCoLC)813690939
Named Person: Sarah Rector; Sarah Rector; Sarah Rector
Material Type: Biography, Document, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tonya Bolden
OCLC Number: 893209829
Description: 1 online resource (76 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps
Contents: Prologue --
160 acres --
Three and a half dollars an acre --
Twelve and a half percent --
One million dollars --
Epilogue --
Author's note --
Glossary --
Notes --
Selected sources --
Acknowledgements --
Illustration credits --
Index.
Responsibility: Tonya Bolden.

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Recounts the story of the 1914 disappearance of eleven-year-old Sarah Rector, an African American who was part of the Creek Indian people and whose land had made her wealthy, and what it reveals about race, money, and American society.

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