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The Resource Fortune's bones : the manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland

Fortune's bones : the manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland

Label
Fortune's bones : the manumission requiem
Title
Fortune's bones
Title remainder
the manumission requiem
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A series of poems on the life of Fortune, an eighteenth-century African-American slave in New England whose skeleton came to be an exhibit at Connecticut's Mattatuck Museum; includes notes and archival photos
Awards note
  • Best Books for Young Adults, 2006 (YALSA)
  • Coretta Scott King Honor Book (Author), 2005
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Booklist, November 2004
  • Bulletin (Center for Children's books), February 2005
  • Horn Book, January 2005
  • Kirkus Starred, October 2004
  • New York Times, November 2004
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), January 2005
  • School Library Journal starred, December 2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Marilyn
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • music
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3573.A4795
LC item number
F64 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Espeland, Pamela
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • American poetry
  • Coretta Scott King honor book
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Connecticut
  • Connecticut
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Fortune's bones : the manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 32)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781932425123
Lccn
2004046917
Other control number
9781932425123
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, music
System control number
ocm54685703
Label
Fortune's bones : the manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 32)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781932425123
Lccn
2004046917
Other control number
9781932425123
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, music
System control number
ocm54685703

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