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Washington and Caesar

Author: Christian Cameron
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George Washington's slave Caesar escapes to fight for the British against his former master - in this action-packed historical adventure set against the spectacular background of the American Revolution. In 1773 a new slave arrives at George Washington's Virginia estate and is given the name Caesar. But the looming war for independence will soon bring a turn of events neither master nor slave could have predicted.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
War stories
Named Person: George Washington; Caesar; Caesar.; George Washington
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Cameron
ISBN: 0007112718 9780007112715
OCLC Number: 56449398
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
Description: 722 pages : map ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Christian Cameron.

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