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The Resource Steamboat school : inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband

Steamboat school : inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband

Label
Steamboat school : inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847
Title
Steamboat school
Title remainder
inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847
Statement of responsibility
by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkinson, Deborah
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD660L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.H778125
LC item number
Su 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Husband, Ron
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meachum, John B
  • Education
  • African Americans
  • JUVENILE FICTION / General
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Steamboat school : inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Inspired by a true story."
  • "St. Louis, Missouri: 1847."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn914193945
Dimensions
27 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781423121961
Lccn
2015016315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1204252
  • (Sirsi) o914193945
  • (OCoLC)914193945
Label
Steamboat school : inspired by a true story, St. Louis, Missouri: 1847, by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by Ron Husband
Publication
Note
  • "Inspired by a true story."
  • "St. Louis, Missouri: 1847."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn914193945
Dimensions
27 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781423121961
Lccn
2015016315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1204252
  • (Sirsi) o914193945
  • (OCoLC)914193945

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