Amos Fortune, free man: Free Man

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The true story of At-mun, African Prince, captured by slave traders and sold at auction in Massachusetts. Following a long path to freedom, At-mun, now Amos, showed his new world, It does a man no good to be free until he learns how to live.
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author Yates, Elizabeth, 1905-2001.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Fortune, Amos, -- 1709 or 1710-1801, Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Newbery Award Winner, Slaves, Slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Amos Fortune, free man
title_full Amos Fortune Free Man, Amos Fortune, free man / Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin, Amos Fortune, free man [electronic resource] / Elizabeth Yates, Amos Fortune, free man [sound recording] / by Elizabeth Yates
title_short Amos Fortune, free man
title_sub Free Man
topic_facet Human Rights, Juvenile Nonfiction