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The Resource Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack

Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack

Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers
Title
Black hands, white sails
Title remainder
the story of African-American whalers
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of African-American whalers between 1730 and 1880, describing their contributions to the whaling industry and their role in the abolitionist movement
Awards note
Coretta Scott King author honor book.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
639.2/8/0896073
Index
index present
Intended audience
1130
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
SH381.5
LC item number
.M38 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKissack, Fredrick
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whaling
  • African American whalers
  • Whaling
  • Whaling ships
  • African Americans
  • African American whalers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page) 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
Control code
ocm40682424
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780590483131
Lccn
99011439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40682424
  • (Sirsi) a648664
Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page) 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
Control code
ocm40682424
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780590483131
Lccn
99011439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40682424
  • (Sirsi) a648664

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