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Author Aloian, Molly.

Title Phillis Wheatley : poet of the revolutionary era / Molly Aloian.

Publication Info. New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2013]

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 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Wheatley,P ALO    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Wheatley,P ALO    Available
Description 48 pages : colored illustrations ; 26 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Understanding the American Revolution
Understanding the American Revolution.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-47) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Snatched from Africa -- Becoming a well-known poet -- Revolutionary writings -- Freedom and war.
Summary Provides a close-up look at this young African woman who became a celebrated poet of her time, writing elegies, or tributes to people she admired, as well as poems that used the themes of America's struggle for independence.
Subject Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784 -- Juvenile literature.
African American poets -- Biography.
Poets, American -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography.
African American poets -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Poets, American -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0778708144 paperback
9780778708032 reinforced library binding
0778708039 reinforced library binding
9780778708148 paperback

 
    
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