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The Resource Sojourner Truth : a biography, Larry G. Murphy, (overdrive ebook)

Sojourner Truth : a biography, Larry G. Murphy, (overdrive ebook)

Label
Sojourner Truth : a biography
Title
Sojourner Truth
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Larry G. Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born into slavery in Ulster County, New York, in 1797, the woman named Isabella escaped to freedom in 1826 and adopted the name Sojourner Truth in 1843. Throughout her long life, she was a tireless crusader for human dignity and freedom. How did this illiterate former slave overcome such daunting obstacles to become a mesmerizing orator and celebrated leader?
Member of
Summary
Presents the life and accomplishments of Sojourner Truth, from her early life as a slave to her role as advocate for both the abolitionist and the suffragist movements
Award
Amelia Bloomer Project, 2012.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10089575
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
  • 305.5/67092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Greenwood biographies
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Sojourner Truth : a biography, Larry G. Murphy, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A9610FE4-9CA6-4310-901B-8BC1F88DE78C
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-171) and index
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Timeline: Events in the Life of Sojourner Truth; Chapter 1. Way Down in Egypt's Land; Chapter 2. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares; Chapter 3. In the Valley of the Shadow; Chapter 4. Go Ye into All the World; Chapter 5. Blowing the Trumpet in Zion; Chapter 6. A Change of Locus, But Not Focus; Chapter 7. Though a Host Encamp against Me; Chapter 8. So They Can Be a People among You; Chapter 9. Same Song, New Verses; Chapter 10. "Something Remains for Me to Do"
Control code
ocm714714255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 176 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313357299
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other control number
9786613056375
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 305637
  • a9610fe4-9ca6-4310-901b-8bc1f88de78c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o714714255
  • (OCoLC)714714255
Label
Sojourner Truth : a biography, Larry G. Murphy, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A9610FE4-9CA6-4310-901B-8BC1F88DE78C
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-171) and index
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Timeline: Events in the Life of Sojourner Truth; Chapter 1. Way Down in Egypt's Land; Chapter 2. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares; Chapter 3. In the Valley of the Shadow; Chapter 4. Go Ye into All the World; Chapter 5. Blowing the Trumpet in Zion; Chapter 6. A Change of Locus, But Not Focus; Chapter 7. Though a Host Encamp against Me; Chapter 8. So They Can Be a People among You; Chapter 9. Same Song, New Verses; Chapter 10. "Something Remains for Me to Do"
Control code
ocm714714255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 176 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313357299
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other control number
9786613056375
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 305637
  • a9610fe4-9ca6-4310-901b-8bc1f88de78c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o714714255
  • (OCoLC)714714255

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