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The Resource Follow the drinking gourd : an Underground Railroad story, a retelling by Cari Meister ; illustrations by Robert Squier

Follow the drinking gourd : an Underground Railroad story, a retelling by Cari Meister ; illustrations by Robert Squier

Label
Follow the drinking gourd : an Underground Railroad story
Title
Follow the drinking gourd
Title remainder
an Underground Railroad story
Statement of responsibility
a retelling by Cari Meister ; illustrations by Robert Squier
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Peg Leg Joe travels from plantation to plantation singing the Drinking Gourd song that will guide slaves to freedom in the North
Member of
Summary
Peg Leg Joe travels from plantation to plantation singing the Drinking Gourd song that will guide slaves to freedom in the North
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10162575
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Meister, Cari
Dewey number
  • [E]
  • 813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M515916
LC item number
Fol 2013
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560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Squier, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Night sky stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Songs
  • Underground Railroad
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Songs
  • African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Songs
  • Underground Railroad
  • Songs
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Underground railroad
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an Underground Railroad story
Label
Follow the drinking gourd : an Underground Railroad story, a retelling by Cari Meister ; illustrations by Robert Squier
Link
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Publication
Note
"The song Follow the Drinking Gourd is an American folk song. In 1928 the Texas Folklore Society first published the song. Lee Hays also published a version of the song in 1947. We have used Hays' lyrics in this book."--Editor's note
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 24)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn772774143
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781404873759
Lccn
2012000904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781404873759
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)772774143
Label
Follow the drinking gourd : an Underground Railroad story, a retelling by Cari Meister ; illustrations by Robert Squier
Link
Publication
Note
"The song Follow the Drinking Gourd is an American folk song. In 1928 the Texas Folklore Society first published the song. Lee Hays also published a version of the song in 1947. We have used Hays' lyrics in this book."--Editor's note
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 24)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn772774143
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781404873759
Lccn
2012000904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781404873759
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)772774143

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