Sweet taste of liberty : : a true story of slavery and restitution in America

Title Sweet taste of liberty : : a true story of slavery and restitution in America
Names McDaniel, W. Caleb.
Book Number DB099488
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation An account of former slave Henrietta Wood's fight for justice and reparations. After her owner legally freed her, a businessman kidnapped her and sold her back into slavery. The author describes how, after gaining her freedom a second time, Wood successfully sued her abductor for damages. Some violence. Commercial audiobook. Pulitzer Prize. 2019.
Narrator Heitsch, Paul.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
Short Book - SH
Commercial format - CF
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Pulitzer Prize winner.
Contains violence.
LC Subject African Americans - Reparations - History - 19th century
Freedmen - Ohio - Cincinnati - Biography
Slaves - Kentucky - Biography
Trials (Kidnapping) - Ohio - Cincinnati
Women slaves - Kentucky - Biography
Talking books
Downloadable books
Call Number 306.362092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2020
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2020 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Reissue of: Old Saybrook, Conn. : Tantor Media/Recorded Books, [2019] 9781541441330
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