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The Resource A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin

A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin

Label
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery
Title
A volcano beneath the snow
Title remainder
John Brown's war against slavery
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Title variation
volcano beneath the snow
Title variation remainder
John Browns war against slavery
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the life of abolitionist John Brown and the raid he led on the United States arsenal at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in 1859, exploring his religious fanaticism and belief in "righteous violence,"--and committment to domestic terrorism
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2014
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10311087
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marrin, Albert
Dewey number
  • 973.7/116092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
E451
LC item number
.M352 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, John
  • Brown, John
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
John Brown's war against slavery
Label
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index
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
Contents
A house dividing -- A volcano beneath the snow -- The foulest blot : rise of the African slave trade -- An object vast in its compass -- Mighty man of valor -- Into "Africa" -- The cause he loved so much -- High noon for the Union -- Wiped out in blood -- Legacy
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780307981523
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2012043231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustratons, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)819741569
  • (OCoLC)ocn819741569
  • 380190
Label
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index
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
Contents
A house dividing -- A volcano beneath the snow -- The foulest blot : rise of the African slave trade -- An object vast in its compass -- Mighty man of valor -- Into "Africa" -- The cause he loved so much -- High noon for the Union -- Wiped out in blood -- Legacy
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780307981523
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2012043231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustratons, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)819741569
  • (OCoLC)ocn819741569
  • 380190

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