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The Resource Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome

Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome

Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad
Title
Freedom roads
Title remainder
searching for the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome
Title variation
Searching for the Underground Railroad
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at how historians work and the clues they use to learn about the Underground Railroad, a series of secret escape routes enslaved people followed to freedom
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Junior High School, August 2004
  • School Library Journal starred, September 2003
  • Kirkus Starred, March 2003
  • Booklist, May 2003
  • Horn Book, July 2003
  • Bulletin (Center for Children's books), September 2003
  • Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), December 2003
  • Multicultural Review, December 2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hansen, Joyce
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 5.9
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McGowan, Gary
  • Ransome, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • United States
  • United States
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Underground railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Marcato book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
fol08683031
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 164 p.
Isbn
9780812626735
Lccn
2002013711
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(ICrlF)24084N
Label
Freedom roads : searching for the Underground Railroad, Joyce Hansen and Gary McGowan ; illustrations by James Ransome
Publication
Note
"A Marcato book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
fol08683031
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 164 p.
Isbn
9780812626735
Lccn
2002013711
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(ICrlF)24084N

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