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The Resource Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Henry's freedom box
Title
Henry's freedom box
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Caldecott Honor Book; 2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Ellen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Kadir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Henry Box
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Underground railroad
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Control code
10741119
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439777339
Lccn
2006009487
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm65207060
  • (DLC) 2006009487
  • (OCoLC)ocn229457434
  • (OCoLC)229457434
  • 10741119
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Control code
10741119
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439777339
Lccn
2006009487
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm65207060
  • (DLC) 2006009487
  • (OCoLC)ocn229457434
  • (OCoLC)229457434
  • 10741119

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