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The Resource 5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin

5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin

Label
5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Title
5000 miles to freedom
Title remainder
Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Statement of responsibility
by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Title variation
  • Five thousand miles to freedom
  • Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Title variation remainder
Ellen and William Crafts flight from slavery
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ellen and William Craft were two of the few slaves to ever escape from the Deep South. Their first escape took them to Philadelphia, then on to Boston pursued by slave hunters, and finally 5000 miles across the ocean to England, where they were able to settle peacefully
Summary
Relates the lives of Ellen and William Craft, who risked their lives to flee their lives as slaves in the South, journey endless miles away from their home, and work to end slavery when they reached their safe destination in the North
Award
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
collective biography
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148164
Cataloging source
JLGCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fradin, Judith Bloom
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1130
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
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1130
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fradin, Dennis B
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Craft, Ellen
  • Craft, William
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slaves
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery
Label
5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-94) and index
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
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780792278863
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
BRO-adap20061026-064
System control number
  • ocm61118174
  • 139230
Label
5000 miles to freedom : Ellen and William Craft's flight from slavery, by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-94) and index
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
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780792278863
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
BRO-adap20061026-064
System control number
  • ocm61118174
  • 139230

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