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Nzingha: Warrior Queen of Matamba, Angola, Africa, 1595 (The Royal Diaries)

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September 01, 2000
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0439112109
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In her first book for The Royal Diaries series, Newbery Honor author Patricia C. McKissack presents the very wise Nzingha, caught up in her people's fight against Portuguese slave traders.

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A rare African princess comes to light.
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Susie Berry Reviewed by Susie Berry April 08, 2012
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a african princess

A rare African princess comes to light.

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This is the rare accounts of Nzingha a princess in Africa.She is sent to plea with the white men for her farther.
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