The Resource Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier

Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier

Label
Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer
Title
Lift your light a little higher
Title remainder
the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer
Statement of responsibility
Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The story of Stephen Bishop, a slave and early explorer and guide at Mammoth Cave, Kentucky
  • This biography picture-book shares the life story of Stephen Bishop, an explorer and slave who mapped the Mammoth Cave of Kentucky, discovered new species of fish inside the cave, and gave regular tours through the cave
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henson, Heather
Dewey number
  • 796.525
  • 796.525/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H39863
LC item number
Lb 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Collier, Bryan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Slaves
  • Spelunkers
  • Tour guides (Persons)
  • Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
  • Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
  • Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
  • Caves
  • Caving
  • Spelunkers
  • Slavery
  • Kentucky
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Runaways
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Caves
  • Caving
  • Slavery
  • Spelunkers
  • Caves
  • Caving
  • Spelunkers
  • Slavery
  • Kentucky
  • Kentucky
  • Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
  • Kentucky
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book."
  • Includes a biographical essay in back of book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [31])
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
ocn939706378
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781481420952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939706378
  • (Sirsi) a1942665
Label
Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book."
  • Includes a biographical essay in back of book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [31])
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
ocn939706378
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781481420952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939706378
  • (Sirsi) a1942665

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