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The Resource Uncommon traveler : Mary Kingsley in Africa, written and illustrated by Don Brown

Uncommon traveler : Mary Kingsley in Africa, written and illustrated by Don Brown

Label
Uncommon traveler : Mary Kingsley in Africa
Title
Uncommon traveler
Title remainder
Mary Kingsley in Africa
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Don Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brief biography of the self-educated nineteenth-century Englishwoman who, after a secluded childhood and youth, traveled alone through unexplored West Africa in 1893 and 1894 and learned much about the area and its inhabitants
Awards note
  • Boston Globe/Horn Book Non-fiction Honor, 2001.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2001
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Don
Dewey number
  • 916.604/312/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kingsley, Mary Henrietta
  • Kingsley, Mary Henrietta
  • Kingsley, Mary Henrietta
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Women explorers
  • Women explorers
  • Africa, West
  • Explorers
  • Women
  • Africa, West
  • Discovery and exploration, British
  • Explorers
  • Women explorers
  • West Africa
  • Great Britain
Target audience
primary
Label
Uncommon traveler : Mary Kingsley in Africa, written and illustrated by Don Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocm43397820
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780618369164
Lccn
99087823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43397820
Label
Uncommon traveler : Mary Kingsley in Africa, written and illustrated by Don Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocm43397820
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780618369164
Lccn
99087823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43397820

Library Locations

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