From Slave to Soldier

From Slave to Soldier

Based on A True Civil War Story

Book - 2005
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A boy who hates being a slave joins the Union Army to fight for freedom, and proves himself brave and capable of handling a mule team when the need arises.
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2005
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780689839658
Branch Call Number: Red Reader HOPKINSON
Characteristics: 44 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Floca, Brian - Illustrator


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In an exciting plot based on a true story, a young boy escapes slavery to join the Union Army. The pictures are by one of my favorite illustrators, Brian Floca.

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