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Author Zagoren, Ruby.
Title Venture for freedom; the true story of an African Yankee. With woodcuts by Ann Grifalconi.
Pub Info Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [1969]
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 921 SMITH     AVAILABLE
Descript 125 p. illus. 22 cm.
Note Adapted from A narrative of the life and adventures of Venture, a native of Africa, by Venture Smith.
Summary Only seven years old when captured by enemy tribesmen, the son of a West African tribal king related in his old age the biography on which this account of his capture, slavery, and successful struggle for freedom is based.
Subject Smith, Venture, 1729?-1805.
Slavery -- United States.
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