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The Resource Amos Fortune : free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin

Amos Fortune : free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin

Label
Amos Fortune : free man
Title
Amos Fortune
Title remainder
free man
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Amos Fortune, born a prince of the At-munshi tribe in Africa and abducted by slave traders at the age of 15 and who finally bought his freedom at the age of 60
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1951
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yates, Elizabeth
Dewey number
326.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1090
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
E185.97.F73
LC item number
Y3 1963
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 6.5
  • 5.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1907-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Unwin, Nora S.
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fortune, Amos
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amos Fortune : free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Also published by Aladdin Books, ©1950, with no ISBN
  • Reprinted in hardcover by the publisher with ISBNs 0525255699 and 0525255702. Also issued in trade paperback by Puffin with the ISBN 0140341587
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780833529770
Lccn
64001699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm13931343
  • (Sirsi) o13931343
  • (TMQ) GLVYATAFOR99
  • 3389313
Label
Amos Fortune : free man, Elizabeth Yates ; illustrated by Nora S. Unwin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Also published by Aladdin Books, ©1950, with no ISBN
  • Reprinted in hardcover by the publisher with ISBNs 0525255699 and 0525255702. Also issued in trade paperback by Puffin with the ISBN 0140341587
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780833529770
Lccn
64001699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm13931343
  • (Sirsi) o13931343
  • (TMQ) GLVYATAFOR99
  • 3389313

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