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The Resource Freedom ship, Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Curtis James

Freedom ship, Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Curtis James

Label
Freedom ship
Title
Freedom ship
Statement of responsibility
Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Curtis James
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Samuel and his father are slaves working on a Confederate steamship out of Charleston, South Carolina and they can see the Union ships in the distance where their freedom lies
  • Based on a true incident during the American Civil War on May 13, 1862, Robert Smalls and the nine-member slave crew of the Confederate steamship "Planter" kidnap the ship and deliver it to the Union Army
Cataloging source
JBO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappaport, Doreen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 7-12
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.R18135
LC item number
Fr 2006
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
2.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
James, Curtis
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Liberty
  • Warships
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Freedom
  • Warships
  • South Carolina
  • South Carolina
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Freedom ship, Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Curtis James
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Maps on endpapers
  • "Jump at the Sun."
Bar code
  • 31223077526615
  • 31223081493927
  • 31223077526573
  • 31223077526581
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
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780786806454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)71305266
Label
Freedom ship, Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Curtis James
Publication
Note
  • Maps on endpapers
  • "Jump at the Sun."
Bar code
  • 31223077526615
  • 31223081493927
  • 31223077526573
  • 31223077526581
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
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780786806454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)71305266

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