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To Be a Slave

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ISBN-10: 0590424602

ISBN-13: 9780590424608

Edition: N/A

Authors: Julius Lester, Tom Feelings

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Readers learn about the lives of countless slaves and former slaves, who tell about their forced journeys from Africa to the United States, their work in the fields and houses of their owners, and their passion for freedom. Illustrations.
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Book details

List price: $4.50
Publisher: Scholastic, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 4.19" wide x 6.78" long x 0.45" tall
Weight: 0.132
Language: English

Writer, professor, and photographer Julius Lester was born in St. Louis, Missouri on January 27, 1939. He received a B.A. in English from Fisk University in 1960. Lester's photographs from the civil rights movement era have been exhibited by the Smithsonian Institution and are part of Howard University's permanent collection. In addition to having hosted radio and television talk shows in New York City, Lester has also recorded two albums. Lester has published 25 children's books, as well as numerous works of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry for adults. Translated into eight languages, his books have won the Newbery Honor Medal, the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, and the Boston Globe/Horn Book…