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The Resource Amos Fortune, free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin

Amos Fortune, free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin

Label
Amos Fortune, free man
Title
Amos Fortune, free man
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life of the eighteenth-century African prince who, after being captured by slave traders, was brought to Massachusetts where he was a slave until he was able to buy his freedom at the age of sixty
Member of
Summary
The life of the eighteenth-century African prince who, after being captured by slave traders, was brought to Massachusetts where he was a slave until he was able to buy his freedom at the age of sixty
Award
Newberry Medal, 1951.
Awards note
Newbery Medal & Honor Books, 1951
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101567
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 974.4/00496073024
  • 92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.F73
LC item number
Y3 1989
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1090
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Puffin Newbery library
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amos Fortune, free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Dutton, 1950
  • "First published in the United States of America by E. P. Dutton, a division of Penguin Books USA Inc., 1950."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa 1725 -- Middle passage -- Boston 1725-1740 -- Woburn 1740-1779 -- Journey to Keene 1779 -- Arrival at Jaffrey -- Hard work fills the iron kettle 1781-1789 -- Amos on the mountain -- Auctioned for freedom -- Evergreen years 1794-1801
Control code
131033
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Puffin Books edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9781439514894
Lccn
89030234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
19208
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm19265732
  • (OCoLC)19265732
Label
Amos Fortune, free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Dutton, 1950
  • "First published in the United States of America by E. P. Dutton, a division of Penguin Books USA Inc., 1950."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa 1725 -- Middle passage -- Boston 1725-1740 -- Woburn 1740-1779 -- Journey to Keene 1779 -- Arrival at Jaffrey -- Hard work fills the iron kettle 1781-1789 -- Amos on the mountain -- Auctioned for freedom -- Evergreen years 1794-1801
Control code
131033
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Puffin Books edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9781439514894
Lccn
89030234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
19208
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm19265732
  • (OCoLC)19265732

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