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The Resource Rough crossings : Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution, Simon Schama

Rough crossings : Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution, Simon Schama

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Rough crossings : Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution
Title
Rough crossings
Title remainder
Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Simon Schama
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A noted historian explores a little-known event in American history where thousands of slaves escaped Southern slavery to give their allegiance to King George during the Revolution, only to be betrayed by the Crown
Writing style
Award
National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189475
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schama, Simon
Dewey number
326.0973/09033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E269.N3
LC item number
S33 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Blacks
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution
Label
Rough crossings : Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution, Simon Schama
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [423]-451) 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
British freedom's promise -- Part one: Greeny -- Part two: John -- Endings, beginnings
Control code
596324
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiv, 478 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060539160
Lccn
2005049504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780060539160
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780060539160
Label
Rough crossings : Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution, Simon Schama
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [423]-451) 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
British freedom's promise -- Part one: Greeny -- Part two: John -- Endings, beginnings
Control code
596324
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiv, 478 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060539160
Lccn
2005049504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780060539160
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780060539160

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