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Author Jemison, Mary, 1743-1833.

Title In my own words : the diary of Mary Jemison, captured by the Indians / edited by Connie and Peter Roop ; illustrations and map by Laszlo Kubinyi.

Imprint New York : Benchmark Books, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Jemison,M JEM    Available
Description 63 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Series In my own words
In my own words (Benchmark Books (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-63) and index.
Summary The experiences, based on her own account, of Mary Jemison who was captured by a Shawnee war party when she was twelve and subsequently rescued and adopted by the Seneca with whom she chose to remain the rest of her long life.
Subject Jemison, Mary, 1743-1833 -- Captivity -- Juvenile literature.
Jemison, Mary, 1743-1833.
Seneca Indians -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Indian captivities -- Genessee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.) -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers -- Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Indian captivities -- Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.)
Seneca Indians -- History.
Indians of North America -- New York (State) -- History.
Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Roop, Connie.
Roop, Peter.
Kubinyi, Laszlo, 1937-
ISBN 0761410104

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