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The Book of Negroes Season 1 DVD


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    Actors: Aunjanue Ellis, Louis Gossett, Jr, Cuba Gooding, Ben Chaplin
    Directors: Clement Virgo
    Format: Multiple Formats, NTSC, Widescreen
    Language: English
    Region: Region Free
    Number of discs: 3
    Rated: NR (Not Rated)
    Studio: Entertainment One
    DVD Release Date: 2015

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    Summary of The Book of Negroes Season 1 DVD

    As a teenager Aminata manages to reunite with Chekura, and they sneak off to meet once a month. The plantation owner, Appleby, learns of the meetings and punishes Aminata by brutally raping her. Despite her owner's jealousy, the two slaves marry and conceive a baby boy, Mamadu, named after her father. Appleby arranges for Aminata and her child to be sold separately to different owners, and so her child is stolen from her. Aminata is handed over to a Jewish man named Solomon Lindo who moves her to Charles Town,The Book of Negroes Season 1 DVD unaware of where her child may be.Aminata grows close to Lindo and his wife, who allow her to read and write openly. However Solomon also forces her to pay him a part of any money that she earns through midwifery. After a few years, a smallpox outbreak kills Lindo's wife and son. Shortly after, Aminata is once again reunited with Chekura, who has found out that Lindo helped arrange the selling of her child, who has since died. This ruins the relationship Aminata has had with Lindo. Attempting to win her over, Lindo takes Aminata to New York.