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Someone knows my name by lawrence hill starting at $099 someone knows my name has 5 available editions to buy at alibris. Lawrence hill talks about his new book, someone knows my name at the writers institute of georgia perimeter college also known as the book of negroes in can. Someone knows my name (book) : hill, lawrence : dreaming of escaping her life of slavery in south carolina and returning to her african home, slave aminata diallo is thrown into the chaos of the revolutionary war, during which she helps create a list of black people who have been honored for their service to the king.
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