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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
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
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
Control code
tlc00393456
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152001148
Lccn
94006240
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 717314
  • (Sirsi) 717314
Label
A school for Pompey Walker, by Michael J. Rosen ; illustrated by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson
Publication
Control code
tlc00393456
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152001148
Lccn
94006240
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 717314
  • (Sirsi) 717314

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