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Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Dreaming of escaping her life of slavery in South Carolina and returning to her African home, slave Aminata Diallo is thrown into the chaos of the Revolutionary War, during which she helps create a list of black people who have been honored for their service to the king.
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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Hill
ISBN: 9780393065787 0393065782 9780393333091 0393333094
OCLC Number: 85444368
Notes: Originally published as: The book of Negroes.
Description: 486 p. ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Book of Negroes
Responsibility: Lawrence Hill.

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Abducted from Africa as a child and enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata Diallo thinks only of freedom--and of the knowledge she needs to get home. This captivating story of one womans remarkable  Read more...

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Stunning, wrenching and inspiring.... Hill handles the pacing and tension masterfully... [his] book is a harrowing, breathing tour de force. "

 
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