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The Resource How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea, Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist

How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea, Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist

Label
How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea
Title
How they got over
Title remainder
African Americans and the call of the sea
Statement of responsibility
Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles African American men and women who have had a strong connection with the sea, from slaves whose owners sent them to work on ships to today's fishermen, naval officers, and marine biologists
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greenfield, Eloise
Dewey number
920/.009296073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
008-011
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.G755 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gilchrist, Jan Spivey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Sailors
  • Divers
  • Explorers
  • Seafaring life
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Sailors
  • Divers
  • Explorers
  • Seafaring life
Target audience
primary
Label
How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea, Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-97) 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
ocm49030963
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvii, 104 pages
Isbn
9780060289928
Lccn
2002020805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea, Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-97) 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
ocm49030963
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvii, 104 pages
Isbn
9780060289928
Lccn
2002020805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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