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The Resource 5,000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin

5,000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin

Label
5,000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Title
5,000 miles to freedom
Title remainder
Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Statement of responsibility
by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Title variation
  • Five thousand miles to freedom
  • Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ellen and William Craft were two of the few slaves to ever escape from the Deep South. Their first escape took them to Philadelphia, then on to Boston pursued by slave hunters, and finally 5000 miles across the ocean to England, where they were able to settle peacefully
Awards note
American Library Association Young Adult Library Services Association--YALSA--Best Books for Young Adults (2007); American Library Association-YA (2007); Cooperative Children's Book Center Choices (2007); Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon (2007); School Library Journal Best Books (2006); School Library Journal Starred Review (2006); New York Public Library Children's Books 2006: 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing (2006); A Junior Library Guild Selection.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
JLGCP
Dewey number
  • 306.3/62/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/jtaut
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LC call number
E450
LC item number
.F78 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
5,000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The body text of the book is set in Hoefler New Roman. The display text is set in Ferao, Dekora, and Steelplate Gothic Shaded"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A desperate leap for liberty -- Years in bondage -- The first thousand miles -- The City of Brotherly Love -- The cradle of liberty -- Fugitives again -- A new life in England -- Going home
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780792278863
Isbn Type
(hardcover :library bdg.)
Lccn
2006295787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61118174
  • (OCoLC)ocn373837451
Label
5,000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Link
Publication
Note
"The body text of the book is set in Hoefler New Roman. The display text is set in Ferao, Dekora, and Steelplate Gothic Shaded"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A desperate leap for liberty -- Years in bondage -- The first thousand miles -- The City of Brotherly Love -- The cradle of liberty -- Fugitives again -- A new life in England -- Going home
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780792278863
Isbn Type
(hardcover :library bdg.)
Lccn
2006295787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61118174
  • (OCoLC)ocn373837451

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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