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The Resource The dawn of Detroit : a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits, Tiya Miles

The dawn of Detroit : a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits, Tiya Miles

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The dawn of Detroit : a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits
Title
The dawn of Detroit
Title remainder
a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits
Statement of responsibility
Tiya Miles
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the MacArthur genius grant winner, a beautifully written and revelatory look at the slave origins of a major northern American city
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10599417
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
977.4/3401
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F574.D457
LC item number
M55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits
Label
The dawn of Detroit : a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits, Tiya Miles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
Introduction: the coast of the strait -- The straits of slavery (1760-1770) -- The war for liberty (1774-1783) -- The wild northwest (1783-1803) -- The winds of change (1802-1807) -- The rise of the renegades (1807-1815) -- Conclusion: the American city (1817 and beyond) -- Coda: a note on historical conversations and concepts
Control code
5885495
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781620972311
Lccn
2017018381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974699599
  • (OCoLC)974699599
Label
The dawn of Detroit : a chronicle of slavery and freedom in the city of the straits, Tiya Miles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
Introduction: the coast of the strait -- The straits of slavery (1760-1770) -- The war for liberty (1774-1783) -- The wild northwest (1783-1803) -- The winds of change (1802-1807) -- The rise of the renegades (1807-1815) -- Conclusion: the American city (1817 and beyond) -- Coda: a note on historical conversations and concepts
Control code
5885495
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781620972311
Lccn
2017018381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974699599
  • (OCoLC)974699599

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