Liberty or death the surprising story of runaway slaves who sided with the British during the American Revolution

Title Liberty or death the surprising story of runaway slaves who sided with the British during the American Revolution
Names Blair, Margaret Whitman.
Book Number DB071641
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Considers the incongruity of America's beginnings--a war for independence proclaimed by slave owners. Follows the slaves who, lured by a promise of freedom and land, joined the British against the colonists. Covers the plight of the freed black loyalists who moved to Africa and Canada. For grades 5-8. 2010.
Narrator Moore, Bob.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Male narrator.
For grades 5-8.
LC Subject African American loyalists - History - Juvenile literature
African American soldiers - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
African Americans - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
Freedmen - United States - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
Fugitive slaves - United States - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
Slavery - United States - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
Slaves - Emancipation - United States - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - African Americans - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - British forces - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Participation, African American - Juvenile literature
Call Number j973.346 JNF
Language English
Released 2010
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2010 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2010. 1426305907
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