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

Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and 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
by Patricia C. McKissack and 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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
639.2/8/0896073
Index
index present
LC call number
SH381.5
LC item number
.M38 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKissack, Fredrick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whaling
  • African American whalers
  • Whalers
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index
Control code
ocm40682424
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780590483131
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
99011439
System control number
(Sirsi) ACS-7467
Label
Black hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalers, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index
Control code
ocm40682424
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780590483131
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
99011439
System control number
(Sirsi) ACS-7467

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