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The Resource Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper

Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper

Label
Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World
Title
Bound for America
Title remainder
the forced migration of Africans to the New World
Statement of responsibility
James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the European enslavement of Africans, including their capture, branding, conditions on slave ships, shipboard mutinies, and arrival in the Americas
Summary
Discusses the European enslavement of Africans, including their capture, branding, conditions on slave ships, shipboard mutinies, and arrival in the Americas
Storyline
Tone
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
179482
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
382/.44
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1049
LC item number
.H37 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1220
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the forced migration of Africans to the New World
Label
Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
Slavery in history -- Europe in 1492 -- Africa in 1492 -- Slavery in Africa -- New World slaves -- Capturing the slaves -- The march to the coast -- Slave holding pens -- Selecting slaves for purchase -- Branding slaves -- Leaving the African Shore -- Conditions on slave ships -- Feeding the slaves -- Dancing the slaves -- Shipboard mutinies -- The Amistad Revolt -- The journey ends -- Milestones in the history of slavery
Control code
409992
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780688102593
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
98024101
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39122681
  • (OCoLC)39122681
Label
Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
Slavery in history -- Europe in 1492 -- Africa in 1492 -- Slavery in Africa -- New World slaves -- Capturing the slaves -- The march to the coast -- Slave holding pens -- Selecting slaves for purchase -- Branding slaves -- Leaving the African Shore -- Conditions on slave ships -- Feeding the slaves -- Dancing the slaves -- Shipboard mutinies -- The Amistad Revolt -- The journey ends -- Milestones in the history of slavery
Control code
409992
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780688102593
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
98024101
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39122681
  • (OCoLC)39122681

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