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The Resource Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship, Russell Freedman

Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship, Russell Freedman

Label
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship
Title
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass
Title remainder
the story behind an American friendship
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman
Title variation
Abraham Lincoln & Frederick Douglass
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A clear-sighted, carefully researched account of two surprisingly parallel lives and how they intersected at a critical moment in U.S. history
Summary
Recounts Abraham Lincoln's brief friendship with African American leader Frederick Douglass before and during the Civil War, narrated against the backdrop of the race relations and politics of the time
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
Awards note
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2013.
  • CCBC Choices 2013
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10126148
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
973.7092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 1100
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
E457.905
LC item number
.F725 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1110
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.3
  • 8.3
  • 10.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watts, Trish Parcell
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
  • Clarion Books (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Presidents
  • African American abolitionists
  • Friendship
  • Poor
  • Success
  • Diligence
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • African American abolitionists
  • Friendship
  • African American abolitionists
  • Diligence
  • Friendship
  • Poor
  • Presidents
  • Race relations
  • Success
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story behind an American friendship
Label
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship, Russell Freedman
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"Manufactured in China ; Book design by Trish Parcell Watts"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [108]-109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waiting for Mr. Lincoln -- Born into slavery -- Soul on fire -- Nothing but plenty of friends -- A house divided -- Debating the future of slavery in America -- Emancipation -- "Mr. Douglass...I am glad to see you" -- Lincoln's secret plan -- "My friend Douglass" -- Appendix: Dialogue between a master and slave -- Historic sites
Control code
ocn733936253
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780547385624
Lccn
2011025953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780547385624
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)733936253
Label
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship, Russell Freedman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Manufactured in China ; Book design by Trish Parcell Watts"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [108]-109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waiting for Mr. Lincoln -- Born into slavery -- Soul on fire -- Nothing but plenty of friends -- A house divided -- Debating the future of slavery in America -- Emancipation -- "Mr. Douglass...I am glad to see you" -- Lincoln's secret plan -- "My friend Douglass" -- Appendix: Dialogue between a master and slave -- Historic sites
Control code
ocn733936253
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780547385624
Lccn
2011025953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780547385624
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)733936253

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