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8 edition of America"s runaways found in the catalog.

America"s runaways

by Christine Chapman

  • 119 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Runaway teenagers -- United States,
    • Runaway children -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Christine Chapman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ796 .C4517 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p. ;
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5199959M
      ISBN 100688029868
      LC Control Number75023274

        Read "Flight to Freedom: African Runaways and Maroons in the Americas" by Alvin Thompson available from Rakuten Kobo. This book is about the struggles of enslaved Africans in the Americas who achieved freedom through flight and the establ Brand: UWI Press.   During the s and s, runaways became a source of national concern in America. Countercultural activists provided support to runaway youth, and private agencies began developing innovative, sometimes controversial programs to serve them.

      "Pride & Joy" is a six-issue story arc from the comic book series Runaways (vol. 1), published in issues one through six in by Marvel Comics' imprint Tsunami, which was created to attract young was written by Brian K. Vaughan and illustrated by Adrian it was initially intended to be a six-part miniseries, the popularity of "Pride & Joy" and new ideas from Genre: Superhero. Most of the Runaways, except Molly Hayes, fly to Saint Patrick's Cathedral. Wolverine, Captain America, and Iron Man tell Father Lantom they are looking for Cloak. Molly punches Wolverine out of the cathedral, telling Cloak to run for it while she holds the rest of the New Avengers. Cloak refuses, saying he is sick of running. As he turns himself in, Iron Man receives a message that .

      This book is about the struggles of enslaved Africans in the Americas who achieved freedom through flight and the establishment of Maroon communities in the face of overwhelming military odds on the part of the slaveholders. REVIEW: Book—Flight to Freedom: African Runaways and Maroons in the Americas. Alvin O. Thompson. Flight to Freedom: African Runaways and Maroons in the Americas. Mona: University of the West Indies Press, xi + pp. $ (paper), ISBN Reviewed by Kevin Mulroy (University of Southern California Libraries).


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