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Amos Fortune, free man.

Elizabeth Yates

Amos Fortune, free man.

by Elizabeth Yates

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Published by Aladdin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Fortune, Amos, 1709 or 10-1801 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Fortune, Amos, 1709 or 10-1801,
    • African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • African Americans -- Biography,
    • Slaves,
    • Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

    • About the Edition

      The life of the eighteenth-century African prince who, after being captured by slave traders, was brought to Massachusetts where he was a slave until he was able to buy his freedom at the age of sixty.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Nora S. Unwin.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.97.F73 Y3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination181 p.
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6068944M
      LC Control Number50007154

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      Amos Fortune, Free Man has 1 reviews and 2 ratings. Reviewer Iyana A wrote: I like it we r reading it in class and it horrible Ik I just said I like but I always fall asleep but At-mun I like him and his sister At-mun wants and will save his people! Ik that he wants to save his people and will never give up I hope! I hav 4/5(2). Amos Fortune: Free Man - Woburn Summary & Analysis Elizabeth Yates This Study Guide consists of approximately 38 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Amos Fortune.

      Chapter 3: Boston Amos meets his new owners, Caleb and Celia Copeland and their children, Roger and Roxanne. He is taught over 15 years how to become a civilized human and slowly forgets his African ways. When Caleb dies, Amos is . Amos Fortune was born the son of an African king. In , when he was 15 years old, he was captured by slave traders, brought to America and sold at auction. For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. At 60, he began to .


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When Amos Fortune was only 15 years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction. Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dignity and courage.

For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. And, at he finally began to see those dreams come true. Amos Fortune, Free Man book; Show Additional Categories Click to open expanded view Amos Fortune, Free Man book # Our Born a prince in Africa, Amos Fortune believes he must live to serve his people.

Although captured and brought to the United States as a slave, Amos never forgets his high calling. In spite of his circumstances, Amos. Amos Fortune: Free Man takes place between the years and Although the story begins in Africa, the majority of the narrative occurs in the New England states.

Amos Fortune Free Man. Amos Fortune Free Man Elizabeth Yates () Read to: 2nd - 4th grade One of the most stressful times in the book comes near the end and occurs when Amos intends to provide financial assistance to a single woman with several children. Written with teachers in mind this book compares the historical record with fictional accounts of Fortune’s life, notably Elizabeth Yates’ well-known children’s book, Amos Fortune, Free Man available from the Toadstool Book Store.

Another source is the American National Biography published in by the Oxford University Press. About Amos Fortune, Free Man. A Newbery Medal Winner When Amos Fortune was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction.

Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dinity and courage. For 45 years, Amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom.

Amos Fortune: Free Man is based on the true story of a fifteen-year old African prince who was captured, put on a slave ship and sold into slavery in America. Born inthis is the story of his life, his journey and who he chose to be. Arriving in New England, he was given the name Amos and was sold to a family.

He eventually learned the trade of tanning. Amos Fortune began to see those dreams come true. Amos Fortune, Free Man is a Newbery Award winner that is based on a true story. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.

Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 3 hours and 45 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Penguin Group USA and AudibleFile Size: KB. Amos Fortune, Free Man is the biography of African prince Amos Fortune by American author Elizabeth Yates. Based on secondary sources detailing the life of the tribal prince of the At-mun-shi, it tells the story of his capture by American slavers and transportation to America.

Amos Fortune, Free Man. By Nora S. Unwin, Elizabeth Yates. Grades. V. Genre. Non-Fiction. This book is the story of an African man who was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was a slave until he was able to purchase his freedom.

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Newbery Medal winner Biographical. Based on a true story. For the first 15 years of his life Amos Fortune was At-mun, prince of an African tribe.Amos Fortune: Free Man is based on the true story of a man who was bom in Africa, captured by slavers when he was fifteen, sold as a slave in America, and freed when he was fifty-nine.

Amos Fortune's life illustrates the triumph of a patient and peaceful man who deeply values freedom, responsibility, and the respect each human being owes to others.