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The Adventures Of High John The Conqueror

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Award-winning young adult classic collection about the slave-trickster High John the Conqueror, who always outwits Old Master. Much like the Greek slave Aesop's animal characters, High John was the subject of subversive narrative whose mission was to outsmart his oppressors.
Published January 1st 1989 by Orchard Books (NY)
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Brer Rabbit was read by all. These stories on the other hand were ones white people never were supposed to hear.
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