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A Canadian Slavery Story (Canadiana Series - Season 1)

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This title is a part of the series Canadiana Series - Season 1


Catalogue Number:  UPP004
Producer:  Unlikely Pear Productions
Subject:  Black History, Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Canadian World Studies, History, Social Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  6 - 8, 9 - 12
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2017
Running Time:  10
Closed Captions:  Yes


DVD Price:  $79.00
3yr K-12 Stream Price :  $79.00
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On April 10, 1734, Montreal was on fire. The city was devastated and the cause was deemed to be arson. An enslaved woman was charged, tortured, and hung for the crime—a crime she might not have committed. This is the story of Marie-Josèphe-Angélique, from one of the darkest chapters of Canadian history.

Available with French Subtitles.

 


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