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The Resource A school for Pompey Walker, by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson

A school for Pompey Walker, by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson

Label
A school for Pompey Walker
Title
A school for Pompey Walker
Statement of responsibility
by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the dedication of a school named after him, an old former slave tells the story of his life and how his white friend helped him earn the money for the school by repeatedly selling him into slavery, after which he always escaped
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosen, Michael J.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.R71868
LC item number
Sc 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Schools
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Abolitionists
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A school for Pompey Walker, by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
499366
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152001148
Lccn
94006240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 499366
  • (Sirsi) 499366
  • (OCoLC)29877009
Label
A school for Pompey Walker, by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
499366
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152001148
Lccn
94006240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 499366
  • (Sirsi) 499366
  • (OCoLC)29877009

Library Locations

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      14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA, 01982, US
      42.6118166 -70.8797517
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