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The Resource Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom, by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom, by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

Label
Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom
Title
Many thousand gone
Title remainder
African Americans from slavery to freedom
Statement of responsibility
by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the journey of Black slaves to freedom via the underground railroad, an extended group of people who helped fugitive slaves in many ways
Summary
Recounts the journey of Black slaves to freedom via the underground railroad, an extended group of people who helped fugitive slaves in many ways
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
195155
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • 6-8
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.H23 1993
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
q973/.7115/H221m
Reading level
  • 6.9
  • 6.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
African Americans from slavery to freedom
Label
Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom, by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-148) 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
Slavery in America: Somersett -- Quaker protest -- A Prince -- A Vanished slave and his return -- A Kidnapped child -- Jenny Slew -- Running-aways: Elizabeth Freeman -- The Right of Chloe -- Advertisements -- The Gabriel Prosser uprising -- Josiah Henson, running-away and guide -- A Slave -- The Nat Turner Rebellion -- Some conductors on the Underground Railroad -- Eliza -- Isabella, Sojourner -- The Captain of the Pearl -- Solomon Northup -- Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey -- The Brave conductor -- "All right, sir!" -- Exodus to freedom: Anthony Burns -- A Mother's despair -- A Slave from Missouri -- A Kentucky runaway -- Alexander Ross, down from Canada -- Jackson, of Alabama -- Wisdom -- An Unnamed fugitive -- Three fugitives -- Exodus -- A Proclamation -- Deliverance -- The Tide of freedom
Control code
ocm20260834
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780394928739
Lccn
89019988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20260834
Label
Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom, by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-148) 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
Slavery in America: Somersett -- Quaker protest -- A Prince -- A Vanished slave and his return -- A Kidnapped child -- Jenny Slew -- Running-aways: Elizabeth Freeman -- The Right of Chloe -- Advertisements -- The Gabriel Prosser uprising -- Josiah Henson, running-away and guide -- A Slave -- The Nat Turner Rebellion -- Some conductors on the Underground Railroad -- Eliza -- Isabella, Sojourner -- The Captain of the Pearl -- Solomon Northup -- Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey -- The Brave conductor -- "All right, sir!" -- Exodus to freedom: Anthony Burns -- A Mother's despair -- A Slave from Missouri -- A Kentucky runaway -- Alexander Ross, down from Canada -- Jackson, of Alabama -- Wisdom -- An Unnamed fugitive -- Three fugitives -- Exodus -- A Proclamation -- Deliverance -- The Tide of freedom
Control code
ocm20260834
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780394928739
Lccn
89019988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20260834

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