The Resource Voices from the Underground Railroad, by Kay Winters ; illustrated by Larry Day, (electronic resource)

Voices from the Underground Railroad, by Kay Winters ; illustrated by Larry Day, (electronic resource)

Label
Voices from the Underground Railroad
Title
Voices from the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
by Kay Winters ; illustrated by Larry Day
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "From the creators of Voices from the Oregon Trail and Colonial Voices, an unflinching story of two young runaway slaves on the Underground Railroad, told in their voices and those who helped and hindered them It's the 1850s and enslaved siblings Jeb and Mattie are about the make a break for freedom. The pair travel north from Maryland to New Bedford, Massachusetts along the Underground Railroad. Each spread tells about a step of their journey through a poem in the first person perspective. The main and repeating voices are Jeb and Mattie, but we also hear from the station masters and conductors, those who offer them haven, as well as those who want to capture them. Like its predecessors in the Voices series, this richly researched and beautifully illustrated picture book brings a difficult chapter of American history to life for young readers"--
  • "Siblings Mattie and Jeb escape slavery via the Underground Railroad, meeting helpful conductors and dodging slave catchers as they travel from Maryland to Massachusetts"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winters, Kay
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age 7-9
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.W76 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Day, Larry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Voices from the Underground Railroad, by Kay Winters ; illustrated by Larry Day, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume, unpaged)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780735231160
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
95fb2bff-d7c6-4cff-b12b-2bb23412ff4c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1019127627
Label
Voices from the Underground Railroad, by Kay Winters ; illustrated by Larry Day, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume, unpaged)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780735231160
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
95fb2bff-d7c6-4cff-b12b-2bb23412ff4c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1019127627

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