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The Resource A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin

A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin

Label
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery
Title
A volcano beneath the snow
Title remainder
John Brown's war against slavery
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Title variation
John Brown's war against slavery
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the life of abolitionist John Brown and the raid he led on the United States arsenal at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in 1859, exploring his religious fanaticism and belief in "righteous violence," --and committment to domestic terrorism
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marrin, Albert
Dewey number
  • 973.7/116092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E451
LC item number
.M352 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, John
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf"--title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [231]-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A volcano beneath the snow -- The foulest blot: rise of the African slave trade -- An object vast in its compass -- Mighty man of valor -- Into "Africa" -- The cause he loved so much -- High noon for the Union -- Wiped out in blood -- Legacy
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780307981530
Lccn
2012043231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn819741569
  • (OCoLC)819741569
  • 783235
  • 834308
  • 834308
Label
A volcano beneath the snow : John Brown's war against slavery, Albert Marrin
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf"--title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [231]-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A volcano beneath the snow -- The foulest blot: rise of the African slave trade -- An object vast in its compass -- Mighty man of valor -- Into "Africa" -- The cause he loved so much -- High noon for the Union -- Wiped out in blood -- Legacy
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780307981530
Lccn
2012043231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn819741569
  • (OCoLC)819741569
  • 783235
  • 834308
  • 834308

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