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The Resource Prisoner for liberty, by Marty Rhodes Figley ; illustrations by Craig Orback

Prisoner for liberty, by Marty Rhodes Figley ; illustrations by Craig Orback

Label
Prisoner for liberty
Title
Prisoner for liberty
Statement of responsibility
by Marty Rhodes Figley ; illustrations by Craig Orback
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates how a fifteen-year-old free African American soldier became a prisoner of war on a British warship, earned the respect of the captain by playing marbles with his son, and helped a fellow inmate escape
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Figley, Marty Rhodes
Dewey number
  • 973.3/71092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Orback, Craig
Series statement
On my own history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American boys
  • African American soldiers
  • Prisoners of war
  • Free African Americans
  • Sailmakers
  • Forten, James
  • African Americans
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • United States
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Prisoner for liberty, by Marty Rhodes Figley ; illustrations by Craig Orback
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Control code
BK0006962624
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780822572800
Isbn Type
: LIB
Lccn
2006028582
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) l2006028582
Label
Prisoner for liberty, by Marty Rhodes Figley ; illustrations by Craig Orback
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Control code
BK0006962624
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780822572800
Isbn Type
: LIB
Lccn
2006028582
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) l2006028582

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