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Under the Freedom Tree

Written by Susan VanHecke & illustrated by London Ladd
Published by Charlesbridge
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Dec 3, 2019
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Pages
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Tells of the Civil War’s first contraband camp that began when three escaped slaves were granted protection at a Union-held fort, prompting runaway slaves to seek freedom there and build the country’s first African American community.

What Kind of Book is Under the Freedom Tree

Themes:
slavery
history
Genres:
poetry

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Who Wrote Under the Freedom Tree

Who Illustrated Under the Freedom Tree

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London Ladd

London Ladd is the illustrator of <i>Under the Freedom Tree</i> by Susan VanHecke, <i>Oprah: The Little Speaker</i> by Carole Boston Weatherford (Two Lions), and <i>March On!: The Tay My Brother Martin Changed the World</i> by Christine King Farris (Scholastic). London lives in Syracuse, New York.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781580895514
Publication Date:
December 3, 2019
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2012038698
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1580895514
ATOS® Book Level:
3.3
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
163846
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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