The Indigo Girl

The Indigo Girl

A Novel

Book - 2017
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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.
Publisher: Ashland, OR :, Blackstone Publishing,, 2017
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781455137114
1455137111
Characteristics: 342 pages : illustration ; 24 cm

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Nov 22, 2017

Based on a true story ,this compelling story of Eliza Lucas , a headstrong and ambitious grand lady of the South will delight historical fiction enthusiasts. Her passion and dedication to the development of the indigo crops in South Carolina are acutely rendered in this book as well as her liberalism and intrepidity , rare qualities in women of the 18th century southern society. An easy way to learn about this period of American History

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