A NovelLarge Print - 2014
A New York Times Bestselling AuthorCow Tom, born into slavery in Alabama in 1810 and sold to a Creek Indian chief before his tenth birthday, possessed an extraordinary gift: the ability to master languages. As the new country developed westward, and Indians, settlers, and blacks came into constant contact, Cow Tom became a key translator for his Creek master and was hired out to US military generals. His talent earned him money - but would it also grant him freedom?
Publisher: Waterville, Maine :, Wheeler Publishing,, 2014
Branch Call Number: TADEM
Characteristics: 669 pages