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The Resource Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, Patricia C. McKissack & Fredrick L. McKissack

Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, Patricia C. McKissack & Fredrick L. McKissack

Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers
Title
Black hands, white sails
Title remainder
the story of African-American whalers
Statement of responsibility
Patricia C. McKissack & Fredrick L. McKissack
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of African-American whalers between 1730 and 1880, describing their contributions to the whaling industry and their role in the abolitionist movement
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, authors, 2000
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
639.2/8/0896073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SH381.5
LC item number
.M38 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, Patricia C. McKissack & Fredrick L. McKissack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-147) 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
Contents
Shore whaling -- Gone a-whaling -- Black whalemen of Nantucket -- New Bedford -- Welcome aboard -- All hands on deck
Control code
ocm40682424
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 152 pages
Isbn
9780439168458
Lccn
99011439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40682424
Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, Patricia C. McKissack & Fredrick L. McKissack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-147) 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
Contents
Shore whaling -- Gone a-whaling -- Black whalemen of Nantucket -- New Bedford -- Welcome aboard -- All hands on deck
Control code
ocm40682424
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 152 pages
Isbn
9780439168458
Lccn
99011439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40682424

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