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By Jane Louise Curry

ISBN-10: 043940908X

ISBN-13: 9780439409087

ISBN-10: 0689829329

ISBN-13: 9780689829321

The yr is 1758. vigorous Jamesina's 3 older brothers, who're with the British military in the United States, and her father and youngest brother, residing in exile in France, have left her within the care of her grandfather and aunts and uncles of their clan's fatherland at the coast of the Western Highlands of Scotland. but probability reaches her even there, surrounded via Mackenzies. She is snatched from the shore by means of "spiriters," males who kidnap kids and adolescents to promote to planters and farmers in the US as bond slaves. She wakes to discover herself a prisoner on board the Sparrowhawk, certain for Virginia. The hardships and adventures that keep on with take her from Shaws Plantation to the mountains of Cherokee state, at the strangest of all roads domestic. A gripping tale, rigorously researched, A STOLEN lifestyles provides a desirable photograph of the early days of America's cost as skilled through an beautiful and brave girl.

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