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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
Awards note
Newbery Medal & Honor Books, 1951
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yates, Elizabeth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.F73
LC item number
Y3 1989
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1907-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Unwin, Nora S.
Series statement
Puffin Newbery library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fortune, Amos
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Massachusetts
  • Fortune, Amos
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amos Fortune, free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
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
ocm19265732
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Puffin Books edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780140341584
Lccn
89030234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
19208
System control number
(OCoLC)19265732
Label
Amos Fortune, free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
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
ocm19265732
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Puffin Books edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780140341584
Lccn
89030234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
19208
System control number
(OCoLC)19265732

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