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AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA., Robart-Johnson, Sharon.

Author Name    Robart-Johnson, Sharon.

Title   AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA.

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto Natural Heritage 2009

ISBN Number    1550028626 / 9781550028621

Seller ID   29327

236 pp, 9" H. B&w photographs, reproductions. "Chronicling the history of Black families of the Yarmouth area of Nova Scotia, (this book) is a mirror image of the hopes and despairs and the achievements and injustices that mark the early stories of many African-Canadians. This extensively researched history traces the lives of those people, still enslaved at the time, who arrived with the influx of Black Loyalists and landed in Shelburne in 1783, as well as those who had come with their masters as early as 1767. Their migration to a new home did little to improve their overall living conditions, a situation that would persist for many years throughout Yarmouth County. By drawing on a comprehen-sive range of sources that include census and cemetery records, church and school histories, libraries, museums, oral histories, newspapers, wills, 'The Black Loyalist Directory', and many others, this is a history that has been overlooked for far too long. " Interior - small light stain on inside of front cover, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor rubbing on rear cover.

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AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA., Robart-Johnson, Sharon.
AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA.
Robart-Johnson, Sharon.
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THE SCOTTISH SOLDIER. AN ILLUSTRATED SOCIAL AND MILITARY HISTORY OF SCOTLAND'S FIGHTING MEN THROUGH TWO THOUSAND YEARS.
Wood, Stephen.
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COOKSVILLE: VILLAGE OF THE PAST.
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HISTORY OF BALLINAFAD CHURCHES, 1825-1978.
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WAR RECORD:  THE McGILL CHAPTER OF DELTA UPSILON, 1939-1945.
WAR RECORD: THE McGILL CHAPTER OF DELTA UPSILON, 1939-1945.
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THE BUCHANAN BOOK:  THE LIFE OF ALEXANDER BUCHANAN, Q.C., OF MONTREAL, FOLLOWED BY AN ACCOUNT OF THE FAMILY BUCHANAN.  PLUS:  LATER LEAVES OF THE BUCHANAN BOOK.  2 VOLUMES., Buchanan, A.W. Patrick, K.C.
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MEMOIRS OF AN OLD COG.  VOLUME THREE.  (VOLUME 3)., Halbert, Mabel L.
MEMOIRS OF AN OLD COG. VOLUME THREE. (VOLUME 3).
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RAILWAY RECORDS:  A GUIDE TO SOURCES., Edwards, Cliff.
RAILWAY RECORDS: A GUIDE TO SOURCES.
Edwards, Cliff.
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THE POST-OFFICE ANNUAL DIRECTORY FOR 1836-37: CONTAINING AN ALPHABETICAL LIST OF THE MERCHANTS, TRADERS, MANUFACTURERS, AND PRINCIPAL INHABITANTS: AND A SECOND LIST OF THE NAMES OF MERCHANTS, MANUFACTURERS AND TRADERS, IN GLASGOW AND SUBURBS.
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CASTOROLOGIA, OR THE HISTORY AND TRADITIONS OF THE CANADIAN BEAVER.  AN EXHAUSTIVE MONOGRAPH, POPULARLY WRITTEN AND FULLY ILLUSTRATED., Martin, Horace T.
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Martin, Horace T.
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THE WHITE RAJAHS OF SARAWAK:  DYNASTIC INTRIGUE AND THE FORGOTTEN CANADIAN HEIR., Pybus, Cassandra.
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RECORDS OF THE ROYAL MARINES.  PRO READERS' GUIDE No 10.  (PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE.), Thomas, Garth.
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Thomas, Garth.
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