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The Resource Bound for the North Star : true stories of fugitive slaves, Dennis Brindell Fradin

Bound for the North Star : true stories of fugitive slaves, Dennis Brindell Fradin

Label
Bound for the North Star : true stories of fugitive slaves
Title
Bound for the North Star
Title remainder
true stories of fugitive slaves
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Brindell Fradin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve accounts of slaves who escaped the South hoping for freedom and a new life
Summary
Provides a compilation of twelve true stories that tell of the courageous escapes made by slaves to find their way to freedom in the north
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202552
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fradin, Dennis B
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.3.
  • 8.7.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground Railroad
  • United States
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Underground railroad
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
true stories of fugitive slaves
Label
Bound for the North Star : true stories of fugitive slaves, Dennis Brindell Fradin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) 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
Mary Prince -- Fed -- Eliza Harris and Margaret Garner -- Peter and Vina Still -- Henry "Box" Brown and Lear Green -- Ellen and William Craft -- William Wells Brown -- The Oberlin-Wellington rescue of John Price -- John Anderson -- Ann Maria Weems -- Solomon Northup -- Harriet Tubman
Control code
ocm43657066
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780395970171
Lccn
00029052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)43657066
Label
Bound for the North Star : true stories of fugitive slaves, Dennis Brindell Fradin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) 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
Mary Prince -- Fed -- Eliza Harris and Margaret Garner -- Peter and Vina Still -- Henry "Box" Brown and Lear Green -- Ellen and William Craft -- William Wells Brown -- The Oberlin-Wellington rescue of John Price -- John Anderson -- Ann Maria Weems -- Solomon Northup -- Harriet Tubman
Control code
ocm43657066
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780395970171
Lccn
00029052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)43657066

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