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The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation. v. 1, The pox party / taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston.

Anderson, M. T. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780786295524 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 078629552X (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 449 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit, MI : Thorndike Press, 2007.

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Summary, etc.: Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.
Awards Note: National Book Award, 2006.
Subject: Large type books
Freedom > Fiction.
Slavery > Fiction
Science > Experiments > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction
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Massachusetts > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Fiction.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Fiction

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