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The Resource Light in the darkness : a story about how slaves learned in secret, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Light in the darkness : a story about how slaves learned in secret, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome

Label
Light in the darkness : a story about how slaves learned in secret
Title
Light in the darkness
Title remainder
a story about how slaves learned in secret
Statement of responsibility
by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Risking a whipping if they are discovered, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field where they learn to read and write in a pit school
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Dewey number
[E]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C622812
LC item number
Lig 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Learning
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
Target audience
primary
Label
Light in the darkness : a story about how slaves learned in secret, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
17223923
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
Unpaged
Isbn
9781423134954
Lccn
2012001834
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Light in the darkness : a story about how slaves learned in secret, by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrations by James E. Ransome
Publication
Control code
17223923
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
Unpaged
Isbn
9781423134954
Lccn
2012001834
Other physical details
col. ill.

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