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Never caught, the story of Ona Judge : George and Martha Washington's courageous slave who dared to run away / by Erica Armstrong Dunbar and Kathleen Van Cleve.

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

Dunbar, Erica Armstrong, author. (Author).
Van Cleve, Kathleen, author. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main j306.362092 D911n (Text) 31307023530928 New Checked out 06/29/2019

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  • ISBN: 9781534416178 : HRD
  • ISBN: 153441617X : HRD
  • Physical Description: xviii, 252 pages : illustration ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Young readers edition, first Aladdin hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Aladdin, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-252).
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 Nancy -- 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.
Slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Relations with slaves > Juvenile literature.
Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 > Relations with slaves > Juvenile literature.
Slavery > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > History > 18th century > Juvenile literature.
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