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Book Condition: The cover of this book has shelf wear, plus a tear at the top. While the book is tightly bound and pages have no tears or marks, the lower portion of the pages are slightly wavy. Be sure to look at photos.
This biography of a slave, Revolutionary War soldier and freeman is an interesting story of how Nero Hawley changed the course of his life. When he joined the army to fight in the Revolution, the war had been going for two years. He lived in Connecticut at the time, but soon after enlisting ended up at Valley Forge. After the war ended, he returned to Connecticut, where he became a successful business man.
Title: From Valley Forge to Freedom: A Story of a Black Patriot
ISBN Number: 0871060566
Book Condition: fair
Jacket Condition: fair
Inscription: signed by author: To the Waltons--Bicentennial gre
lbs: 2.00 lbs
Categories: Military, American Revolution, Connecticut, African American
Seller ID: mcr1774
Keywords: american revolution, black, connecticut, military, patriot, slave