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The Resource The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, v. #2, The kingdom on the waves, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston

The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, v. #2, The kingdom on the waves, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston

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The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, v. #2, The kingdom on the waves
Title
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Title number
v. #2
Title part
The kingdom on the waves
Statement of responsibility
taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Title variation
  • Octavian Nothing
  • Traitor to the nation
  • Kingdom on the waves
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After escaping a death sentence in the summer of 1775, Octavian and his tutor find shelter but no safe harbor in British-occupied Boston and, persuaded by Lord Dunmore's proclamation offering freedom to slaves who join his counterrevolutionary Royal Ethiopian Regiment, Octavian and his friends soon find themselves engaged in naval raids on the Virginia coastline as the Revolutionary War breaks out in full force
Member of
Summary
When he and his tutor escape to British-occupied Boston, Octavian learns of Lord Dunmore's proclamation offering freedom to slaves who join the counterrevolutionary forces
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Parents' Choice Award for Historical Fiction, 2008.
  • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Literature and Language Arts: 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
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275142
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A54395
LC item number
Asu 2008
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1060
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
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True
Series statement
Astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, v. #2, The kingdom on the waves, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5025644
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
561 p.
Isbn
9780763629502
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008929919
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262787747
  • (OCoLC)262787747
Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, v. #2, The kingdom on the waves, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Publication
Control code
5025644
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
561 p.
Isbn
9780763629502
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008929919
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262787747
  • (OCoLC)262787747

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