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Author Laiz, Jana.
Title "A free woman on God's Earth" : the true story of Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman, the slave who won her freedom / by Jana Laiz & Ann-Elizabeth Barnes ; illustrated by Jacqueline Rogers.
Pub Info The Berkshires, Mass. : Crow Flies Press, c2009.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Vineyard Haven Children's  J B FREE     AVAILABLE
 West Barnstable (Whelden) Juv.  J B FREEMAN     AVAILABLE
Descript 119 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Summary Highlights the life and accomplishments of the eighteenth-century female slave who successfully sued her owner to win her freedom and whose case helped to set precedents that led to slavery being barred in Massachusetts.
Subject Freeman, Elizabeth, 1744?-1829 -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Slavery -- Massachusetts -- History -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Add Author Barnes, Ann-Elizabeth.
Rogers, Jacqueline, 1958-
ISBN 9780981491028 (pbk.) :
0981491022 (pbk.) :
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