The Resource Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland

Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland

Label
Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem
Title
Fortune's bones
Title remainder
the Manumission requiem
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fortune was a slave who lived in Waterbury, Conn., in the late 1700s. He was married and the father of 4 children. When Fortune died in 1798, his master, Dr. Porter, preserved his skeleton to further the study of anatomy. Now the skeleton is in the Mattatuck Museum where it is still being studied
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Marilyn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Connecticut
  • African Americans
  • Young adult poetry, American
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (32 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035086133
Label
Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem, Marilyn Nelson ; notes and annotations by Pamela Espeland
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (32 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035086133

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