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The Resource I thought my soul would rise and fly : the diary of Patsy, a freed girl, by Joyce Hansen

I thought my soul would rise and fly : the diary of Patsy, a freed girl, by Joyce Hansen

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I thought my soul would rise and fly : the diary of Patsy, a freed girl
Title
I thought my soul would rise and fly
Title remainder
the diary of Patsy, a freed girl
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by Joyce Hansen
Title variation
Diary of Patsy, a freed girl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Patsy, an orphaned slave who has taught herself to read and write, teaches and educates former slaves, old and young, after the end of the Civil War and the abolishment of slavery. Patsy's diary is filled with courage, conviction and hope as she strives towards freedom
Member of
Summary
Twelve-year-old Patsy keps a diary of the ripe but confusing time following the end of the Civil War and the granting of freedom to former slaves,
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Writing style
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 1998.
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083149
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Hansen, Joyce
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H1933
LC item number
Iaj 2011
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820
Literary form
fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
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True
Series statement
Dear America
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  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction
  • Diaries
  • Reconstruction (1865-1876)
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
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the diary of Patsy, a freed girl
Label
I thought my soul would rise and fly : the diary of Patsy, a freed girl, by Joyce Hansen
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Publication
Note
"Mars Bluff, South Carolina, 1865"--Cover
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
217 p.
Isbn
9780545280907
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn690088138
  • (OCoLC)690088138
Label
I thought my soul would rise and fly : the diary of Patsy, a freed girl, by Joyce Hansen
Publication
Note
"Mars Bluff, South Carolina, 1865"--Cover
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
217 p.
Isbn
9780545280907
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn690088138
  • (OCoLC)690088138

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