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Benjie's portion

Author: Martin Ballard; Douglas Phillips
Publisher: New York, World Pub. Co. [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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In 1787 when Benjamin and other freed Negroes set sail for Sierra Leone, a free colony in West Africa, they know life may not be better there but it can't be worse than the life they are leaving behind in Nova Scotia.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Ballard; Douglas Phillips
OCLC Number: 50414
Description: 208 pages illustrations 21 cm
Responsibility: Marton Ballard, illustrated by Douglas Phillips.

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In 1787 when Benjamin and other freed Negroes set sail for Sierra Leone, a free colony in West Africa, they know life may not be better there but it can't be worse than the life they are leaving behind in Nova Scotia.

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