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Never caught, the story of Ona Judge : George and Martha Washington's courageous slave who dared to run away

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Young readers edition.

"A National Book Award Finalist for Non-Fiction, Never Caught is the eye-opening narrative of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington's runaway slave, who risked everything for freedom. Now in a Young Readers Edition"--

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Lyons Public Library J B JUDGE (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52141300526885
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Victor Farmington Library J BIO JUD (Text)
Children's Biography
52128300866015
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534416178 : HRD
  • ISBN: 153441617X : HRD
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: Young readers edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Aladdin, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- The escape -- America's daughter -- Mount Vernon -- The new country -- The list -- The first trip north -- A short stay in Philadelphia -- New York -- Surviving -- The President's house -- The Gradual Abolition Act -- A six-month clock -- A free black community -- Yellow fever -- A granddaughter's wish -- Expectations -- The planning -- The escape -- New Hampshire: live free or die! -- Elizabeth Langdon -- The law breaker -- The negotiator -- Mrs. Staines -- One last try -- Greenland -- The Washingtons -- The survivor -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"A National Book Award Finalist for Non-Fiction, Never Caught is the eye-opening narrative of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington's runaway slave, who risked everything for freedom. Now in a Young Readers Edition"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-13.
Subject: Judge, Oney > Juvenile literature.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Relations with slaves > Juvenile literature.
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 > Relations with slaves > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Slavery > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > History > 18th century > Juvenile literature.

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