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The Resource Up before daybreak : people and cotton in America, by Deborah Hopkinson

Up before daybreak : people and cotton in America, by Deborah Hopkinson

Label
Up before daybreak : people and cotton in America
Title
Up before daybreak
Title remainder
people and cotton in America
Statement of responsibility
by Deborah Hopkinson
Title variation
  • Up before day break
  • People and cotton in America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Weaves together the stories of slaves, sharecroppers, and mill workers, illuminating the history of cotton in America
  • This book traces the history of the cotton industry in America through the centuries, from colonial times to the middle of the twentieth century
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkinson, Deborah
Dewey number
331.7/63351/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
HD8039.C662
LC item number
U645 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cotton picking
  • Cotton growing
  • Cotton trade
  • Slaves
  • Cotton farmers
  • Sharecroppers
  • Textile workers
  • Working class
Label
Up before daybreak : people and cotton in America, by Deborah Hopkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223075421363
  • 31223075421355
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-114) 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
A shoeful of cotton seeds -- Up before daybreak -- Mountains of cotton -- At the clang of a bell: the mill girls at Lowell -- From can to can't: sharecropper and tenant farmers -- They called us lintheads: mill villages of the South -- Cotton pickers: the forces of change -- Mill workers: the last generation -- A hundred pounds of cotton: children then and now
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780439639019
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005008128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
58729842
Label
Up before daybreak : people and cotton in America, by Deborah Hopkinson
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223075421363
  • 31223075421355
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-114) 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
A shoeful of cotton seeds -- Up before daybreak -- Mountains of cotton -- At the clang of a bell: the mill girls at Lowell -- From can to can't: sharecropper and tenant farmers -- They called us lintheads: mill villages of the South -- Cotton pickers: the forces of change -- Mill workers: the last generation -- A hundred pounds of cotton: children then and now
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780439639019
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005008128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
58729842

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