Belle : the slave daughter and the Lord Chief Justice /

The illegitimate daughter of a captain in the Royal Navy and an enslaved African woman, Dido Belle was sent to live with her great-uncle, the Earl of Mansfield, one of the most powerful men of the time and a leading opponent of slavery. Growing up in his lavish estate, Dido was raised as a sister an...

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Main Author: Byrne, Paula,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Harper Perennial, [2014]
Edition: First U.S. edition.
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Esquimalt Branch - Nonfiction

Call Number: 306.3620941 BYR
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