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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
Author
Illustrator
Publisher
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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
382/.44
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 1220
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
HT1049
LC item number
.H37 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.4.
  • 7.5.
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Oil wash on board was used for the full-color illustrations"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) 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
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
ocm39122681
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780688102593
Lccn
98024101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39122681
  • (Sirsi) a632051
Label
Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Note
"Oil wash on board was used for the full-color illustrations"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) 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
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
ocm39122681
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780688102593
Lccn
98024101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39122681
  • (Sirsi) a632051

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