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Freedom river / Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier.

Rappaport, Doreen. (Author). Collier, Bryan. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Richard H. Thornton Main Library J B PARKER (Text) 42756200643291 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
South Granville Branch Library J B PARKER (Text) 42756200648662 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0786803509
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Jump at the Sun, [2000]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom.
Target Audience Note:
600L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.3 0.5 44944.
Subject: Parker, John P., 1827-1900 > Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad > Juvenile literature.
African American abolitionists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Free African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Abolitionists > Juvenile literature.
Slavery > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography.
Ripley (Ohio) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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