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The Resource Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson

Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson

Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters
Title
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War
Summary
Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War
Award
Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095380
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McKissack, Fredrick
  • Thompson, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plantation life
  • Christmas
  • Slaves
  • Southern States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm26858298
Extent
68 p. : ill.
Isbn
9780590430272
Lccn
92033831 /AC
System control number
(Sirsi) ABF-6469
Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Publication
Control code
ocm26858298
Extent
68 p. : ill.
Isbn
9780590430272
Lccn
92033831 /AC
System control number
(Sirsi) ABF-6469

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