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The Resource Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Label
Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret]
Title
Light in the darkness
Title remainder
[a story about how slaves learned in secret]
Statement of responsibility
by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Risking a whipping if they are discovered, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field where they learn to read and write in a pit school
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ransome, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423134954
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012001834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Ownership
*
Label
Light in the darkness : [a story about how slaves learned in secret], by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Publication
Copyright
Note
Subtitle from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423134954
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012001834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Ownership
*

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