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The Resource My family shall be free! : the life of Peter Still, Dennis Brindell Fradin

My family shall be free! : the life of Peter Still, Dennis Brindell Fradin

Label
My family shall be free! : the life of Peter Still
Title
My family shall be free!
Title remainder
the life of Peter Still
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Brindell Fradin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Peter Still was born a slave around 1800 on a Maryland plantation. His mother fled with his sisters to the north, leaving Peter and his brother behind in slavery. After more than 40 years in bondage, Peter bought his freedom, reunited with his mother and siblings, and returned to the South to set in motion the risky events to free his wife and children. Illustrated with archival art
Summary
Recounts how Peter Still, after more than forty years in bondage, bought his freedom, traveled north to find his mother and siblings, and then returned south to set in motion the events leading to freedom for his wife and children
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
201569
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/0092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E444
LC item number
.S848 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Peter Still
Label
My family shall be free! : the life of Peter Still, Dennis Brindell Fradin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/00044862.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-182) and index
Control code
1396273
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 190 p.
Isbn
9780060293284
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00044862
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44594019
  • (OCoLC)44594019
Label
My family shall be free! : the life of Peter Still, Dennis Brindell Fradin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/00044862.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-182) and index
Control code
1396273
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 190 p.
Isbn
9780060293284
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00044862
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44594019
  • (OCoLC)44594019

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