How does the setting of the book Chains affect the story? How does the setting of the book affect the characters? I need 7 reasons along with textual evidence for each one.

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The setting of this story is New York during the American Revolutionary War. More specifically, Chains takes place between May of 1776 and January of 1777. This setting is important because slavery existed during this time period. The protagonist is a young black slave, and the story begins with her believing that she and her sister have been given their freedom. Unfortunately, that does not happen, as they can not provide the paperwork that...

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