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The Resource Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner

Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner

Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in colonial America
Title
Fort Mose
Title remainder
and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in colonial America
Statement of responsibility
Glennette Tilley Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the history of slavery from West Africa to America, recounts what daily life was like, and describes the founding of the Spanish colonys
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Glennette Tilley
Dewey number
975.9/18
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F319.F734
LC item number
T87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Free African Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Florida
  • Fort Mose Site (Fla.)
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
  • Saint Augustine (Fla.)
  • Florida
  • Fort Mose Site (Fla.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-40) and index
Contents
The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mose -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mose -- The demise of Fort Mose -- Afterword: Fort Mose today
Control code
ocn490077443
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
42 p.
Isbn
9780810940567
Lccn
2009052205
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)490077443
Label
Fort Mose : and the story of the man who built the first free black settlement in colonial America, Glennette Tilley Turner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-40) and index
Contents
The story of Francisco Menendez -- His early life in Africa -- Life in England's America -- Life in Spain's America -- The building of Fort Mose -- Slave revolts and their effect -- Petitions to the King -- Rebuilding Fort Mose -- The demise of Fort Mose -- Afterword: Fort Mose today
Control code
ocn490077443
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
42 p.
Isbn
9780810940567
Lccn
2009052205
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)490077443

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