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To be a slave / Julius Lester ; paintings by Tom Feelings.

Lester, Julius (Author).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Madison Co PL - Frankton Comm. Library FIC LES (Text) 30419200329395 Y.A. Paperback Available -
North Madison Co PL - Ralph E. Hazelbaker Library (Summitville) FIC LES (Text) 30419300313497 Y.A. Paperback Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster YA 326 LES (Text) 72436000105611 YA Nonfiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City YP 306.362 LESTER (Text) 30403000950428 Young Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville j306.362 L (Text) 71462000016245 Juv Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780803723474
  • ISBN: 0803723474
  • Physical Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 30th anniversary ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Dial Books, [1998]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-160).
Summary, etc.:
A compilation, selected from various sources and arranged chronologically, of the reminiscences of slaves and ex-slaves about their experiences from the leaving of Africa through the Civil War and into the early twentieth century.
Target Audience Note:
Young Adult
1080 Lexile.
Awards Note:
Newberry honor, 1969.
Subject: Slaves > United States > Quotations.
Slaves > United States > Social conditions.
Slaves > United States > Biography.
Slaves > Juvenile literature.
Slave trade > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Newberry honor #2 lcsh.

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