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The Resource The middle passage : white ships/black cargo, Tom Feelings ; introduction by John Henrik Clarke

The middle passage : white ships/black cargo, Tom Feelings ; introduction by John Henrik Clarke

Label
The middle passage : white ships/black cargo
Title
The middle passage
Title remainder
white ships/black cargo
Statement of responsibility
Tom Feelings ; introduction by John Henrik Clarke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A powerful visual record & concise narrative of the slave trade that describes life in Africa & horrifying details of slave ships. Bowker Authored Title code. This is an important book about the slave trade. Sixty-four narrative paintings chronicle the journey of a slave ship & a historical introduction traces four centuries of slave trade. Map of the slave routes
Summary
Sixty-four paintings trace the torturous journey of slaves from Africa to the Americas, from their capture at gunpoint to conditions below deck, and depict the cruelty they suffered, including the separation of families
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1995.
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 1996.
  • Children's Africana Book Award (African Studies Association), 1995.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1996.
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089545
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
759.13
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
ND237.F32
LC item number
A4 1995
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0
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
White ships, Black cargo
Label
The middle passage : white ships/black cargo, Tom Feelings ; introduction by John Henrik Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
362775
Dimensions
27 x 35 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803719651
Isbn Type
(signed limited ed.)
Lccn
95013866
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm32272986
  • (OCoLC)32272986
Label
The middle passage : white ships/black cargo, Tom Feelings ; introduction by John Henrik Clarke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
362775
Dimensions
27 x 35 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803719651
Isbn Type
(signed limited ed.)
Lccn
95013866
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm32272986
  • (OCoLC)32272986

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