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The Resource Abolitionists and slave resistance : breaking the chains of slavery, Judith Edwards ; foreword by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Abolitionists and slave resistance : breaking the chains of slavery, Judith Edwards ; foreword by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Label
Abolitionists and slave resistance : breaking the chains of slavery
Title
Abolitionists and slave resistance
Title remainder
breaking the chains of slavery
Statement of responsibility
Judith Edwards ; foreword by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Slaves rebelled and sometimes ran away from their plantations. Abolitionists battled to win victories in Congress to help free the slaves but the actions of both slaves and abolitionists helped lead to Civil War
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edwards, Judith
Dewey number
326/.8/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.E34 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Slavery in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • Slave insurrections
  • Slavery
  • Abolitionists
  • Slave insurrections
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Abolitionists and slave resistance : breaking the chains of slavery, Judith Edwards ; foreword by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip045/2003013457.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-125) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Events leading to abolition -- Slavery and the Revolutionary War -- The anti-slavery movement gathers force -- Abolitionists organize -- The Amistad and the new decade -- The rebels and the runaways -- Escape from slavery and fugitive slave laws -- Leading to war -- On the anti-slavery side -- From slave to soldier
Control code
943066
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780766021556
Lccn
2003013457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1228763
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 943066
  • (Sirsi) 943066
  • (OCoLC)52720861
Label
Abolitionists and slave resistance : breaking the chains of slavery, Judith Edwards ; foreword by Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip045/2003013457.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-125) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Events leading to abolition -- Slavery and the Revolutionary War -- The anti-slavery movement gathers force -- Abolitionists organize -- The Amistad and the new decade -- The rebels and the runaways -- Escape from slavery and fugitive slave laws -- Leading to war -- On the anti-slavery side -- From slave to soldier
Control code
943066
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780766021556
Lccn
2003013457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1228763
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 943066
  • (Sirsi) 943066
  • (OCoLC)52720861

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