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Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and their Astonishing Odyssey Home

Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and their Astonishing Odyssey Home

Stolen is the true story of five boys who were kidnapped in the North and smuggled into slavery in the Deep South—and of their daring attempt to escape and bring their captors to justice.  Join us for a talk on this award winning book by author Richard Bell, Associate Professor of History at the University of Maryland.                                                                                                                  

Related LibGuide: Genealogy by Fairfax County Public Library (FCPL)

Date:
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Time:
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
City of Fairfax Meeting Room A, City of Fairfax Meeting Room B
Library Branch:
City of Fairfax Regional Library
Categories:
Author Event Lecture/Workshop
Audience:
  Adults     Older Adults     Teens  
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History and genealogy research meet in this deep dive into a remarkable event in antebellum America.  Books available for sale and signing.

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Amy Conerly, Information

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