The Poet Slave of Cuba
[a Biography of Juan Francisco Manzano]Audiobook CD - 2009
Juan Francisco Manzano was born in 1797 into the household of wealthy slave owners in Cuba. He spent his early years at the side of his owner's wife, entertaining her friends. His poetry was his outlet, reflecting the beauty and cruelty of his world. Written in verse.
Publisher: New York : Random House/Listening Library, , ℗2009
Branch Call Number: 8.11 En
Description: 2 audio discs (2 hr., 5 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Audience: Recommended for listeners ages 9 to 13