The Resource Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier

Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier

Label
Freedom river
Title
Freedom river
Statement of responsibility
Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 2001.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178865
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappaport, Doreen
Dewey number
  • 973.7/115
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.R23 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Collier, Bryan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parker, John P
  • Underground Railroad
  • African American abolitionists
  • Free African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Abolitionists
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Ripley (Ohio)
Target audience
primary
Label
Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1011/99033438-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
1379762
Dimensions
24 x 26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780786822911
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
99033438
Other physical details
col. ill., col maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41649599
  • (OCoLC)41649599
Label
Freedom river, Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1011/99033438-d.html
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
1379762
Dimensions
24 x 26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780786822911
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
99033438
Other physical details
col. ill., col maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41649599
  • (OCoLC)41649599

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