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The Resource Slaves in the family, Edward Ball

Slaves in the family, Edward Ball

Label
Slaves in the family
Title
Slaves in the family
Statement of responsibility
Edward Ball
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the slave-holding dynasty of Elias Ball, a South Carolina plantation owner, the history of slave uprisings, and the memories of the descendants of those slaves
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156613
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ball, Edward
Dewey number
975.79150099
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ball family
  • Plantation life
  • Slaves
  • Slaveholders
  • African Americans
  • Charleston Region (S.C.)
  • Charleston Region (S.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Slaves in the family, Edward Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [457]-484) 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
Control code
315613
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
504 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374265823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97034640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374265823
  • (Sirsi) ABP-7156
Label
Slaves in the family, Edward Ball
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [457]-484) 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
Control code
315613
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
504 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374265823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97034640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374265823
  • (Sirsi) ABP-7156

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