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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
Awards note
  • Caldecott honor book, 2008.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society Award, 2008.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Ellen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD380L
Intended audience source
Lexile
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
primary
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439777339
Lccn
2006009487
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm65207060
  • 295965
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439777339
Lccn
2006009487
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm65207060
  • 295965

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