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The Resource Master George's people : George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation, by Marfe Ferguson Delano with Mount. Vernon

Master George's people : George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation, by Marfe Ferguson Delano with Mount. Vernon

Label
Master George's people : George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation
Title
Master George's people
Title remainder
George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation
Statement of responsibility
by Marfe Ferguson Delano with Mount. Vernon
Title variation
Master Georges people
Title variation remainder
George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the daily lives of the slaves who lived at Mount Vernon, George Washington's plantation, and what led to his decision to set them free upon his death
Summary
Presents an analysis of the president's lesser-known roles as a slave owner, sharing the experiences of the slave cooks, overseers, house workers, and farm hands at Mount Vernon while exploring how slave ownership shaped Washington's views
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10167707
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.4/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1130
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
E312.17
LC item number
.D38 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1130
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.7
  • 10.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation
Label
Master George's people : George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation, by Marfe Ferguson Delano with Mount. Vernon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-60) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A short-lived childhood: sidebar, Frank Lee -- Building a plantation: sidebar, Davy -- Private lives: sidebar, Hercules -- Resistance and control: sidebar, Charlotte -- A gradual change of heart: sidebar, William Lee -- Liberty at last: sidebar, Christopher Sheels -- Epilogue
Control code
609529952
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9781426307591
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012024295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
Label
Master George's people : George Washington, his slaves, and his revolutionary transformation, by Marfe Ferguson Delano with Mount. Vernon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-60) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A short-lived childhood: sidebar, Frank Lee -- Building a plantation: sidebar, Davy -- Private lives: sidebar, Hercules -- Resistance and control: sidebar, Charlotte -- A gradual change of heart: sidebar, William Lee -- Liberty at last: sidebar, Christopher Sheels -- Epilogue
Control code
609529952
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9781426307591
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012024295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map

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