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The Resource Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis

Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis

Label
Elijah of Buxton
Title
Elijah of Buxton
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paul Curtis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1860, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, which is a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Author Award WInner, 2008
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C94137
LC item number
El 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberty
  • Slavery
  • Blacks
  • North Buxton (Ont.)
  • Canada
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780439023450
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007005181
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm86090238
  • (OCoLC)86090238
Label
Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780439023450
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007005181
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm86090238
  • (OCoLC)86090238

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