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The Resource A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War, William G. Thomas III

A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War, William G. Thomas III

Label
A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War
Title
A question of freedom
Title remainder
the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
William G. Thomas III
Title variation
Families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the longest and most complex legal challenge to slavery in American history, in which a number of enslaved families challenged their bondage in court
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, William G.
Dewey number
306.3/62092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
E441
LC item number
.T487 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • Prince George's County (Md.)
Label
A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War, William G. Thomas III
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue: Georgetown, April 2017 -- The planting -- The inheritance
Control code
on1198444611
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780300234121
Lccn
2020935982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical charts
System control number
(OCoLC)1198444611
Label
A question of freedom : the families who challenged slavery from the nation's founding to the Civil War, William G. Thomas III
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue: Georgetown, April 2017 -- The planting -- The inheritance
Control code
on1198444611
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780300234121
Lccn
2020935982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical charts
System control number
(OCoLC)1198444611

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