Amos Fortune, free man / Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin.

By: Yates, ElizabethContributor(s): Unwin, Nora Spicer, 1907- [ill.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Dutton, c1950Description: 181 p. : ill. ; 21 cmISBN: 0525255702; 0758701721 (BWI bdg.)Subject(s): Fortune, Amos, 1709 or 10-1801 -- Juvenile literature | Fortune, Amos, , 1709 or 10-1801 | Fortune, Amos, , 1709 or 10-1801 | African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Slaves | African Americans -- Biography | Slavery -- United States -- Biography | Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Massachusetts -- BiographyDDC classification: 974.4/00496073024 | B LOC classification: E185.97.F73 | Y3 1950Newbery Award, 1951Summary: The life of the eighteenth-century African prince who, after being captured by slave traders, was brought to Massachusetts where he was a slave until he was able to buy his freedom at the age of sixty.
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The life of the eighteenth-century African prince who, after being captured by slave traders, was brought to Massachusetts where he was a slave until he was able to buy his freedom at the age of sixty.

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Newbery Award, 1951