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The indigo girl

Natasha Boyd

The indigo girl

a novel

by Natasha Boyd

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Indigo,
  • Slaves,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    The story of Eliza Lucas Pinckney, who ran her father"s plantation outside Charleston, South Carolina in the 1700s and struck a bargain with the plantation"s slaves--teach her how to make indigo and she would teach them to read.

    Edition Notes

    StatementNatasha Boyd
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3602.O93258 I54 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 pages, 1 unnumbered page
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26935050M
    ISBN 101455137111
    ISBN 109781455137114
    OCLC/WorldCa981983080


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She holds a bachelor of science in psychology and also has a background in marketing and public relations. Dec 19,  · The Indigo Girl by Natasha Boyd tells the true story of Eliza Lucas, who at the age of 16 was given control of her family plantations after her father returned to Antigua to secure his political position.

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The year is Eliza Lucas is sixteen years old when her father leaves her in charge of their family’s three plantations in rural South Carolina and then proceeds to bleed the estates dry in pursuit of his military ambitions. Tensions with the British, and with the Spanish in Florida, just a short way down the coast, are rising, and slaves are starting to become restless.

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Feb 16,  · The Indigo Girl A Novel (Book): Boyd, Natasha: The story of Eliza Lucas Pinckney, who ran her father's plantation outside Charleston, South Carolina in the s and struck a bargain with the plantation's slaves--teach her how to make indigo and she would teach them to read.The Indigo Girl: A Novel audiobook written by Natasha Boyd.

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