The Resource Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson

Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson

Label
Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America
Title
Up before daybreak
Title remainder
cotton and people in America
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Hopkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Read about the importance of cotton in America's history and learn about the lives of people who picked it and worked with it
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hopkinson, Deborah
Dewey number
331.7/63351/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
HD8039.C662
LC item number
U645 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
7.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cotton picking
  • Cotton growing
  • Cotton trade
  • Slaves
  • Cotton farmers
  • Slavery
  • Cotton picking
  • Cotton growing
  • Cotton trade
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Baumwollanbau
  • Baumwollhandel
  • Baumwollindustrie
  • USA
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-114) and index
Contents
  • Mountains of cotton
  • ch. 4.
  • At the clang of a bell : the mill girls of Lowell
  • pt. 2.
  • Tough times : the Civil War and after
  • ch. 5.
  • From can to can't : sharecroppers and tenant farmers
  • ch. 6.
  • They called us lintheads : mill villages of the South
  • ch. 7.
  • Unraveling the threads
  • Cotton pickers : the forces of change
  • ch. 8.
  • Mill workers : the last generation
  • A hundred pounds of cotton : children then and now
  • Further reading for young people
  • Selected bibliography
  • Notes
  • Text permissions
  • Photo credits
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • King Cotton : before the Civil War
  • ch. 1.
  • A shoeful of cotton seeds
  • ch. 2.
  • Up before daybreak
  • ch. 3
Extent
1 online resource (120 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036932162
Label
Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-114) and index
Contents
  • Mountains of cotton
  • ch. 4.
  • At the clang of a bell : the mill girls of Lowell
  • pt. 2.
  • Tough times : the Civil War and after
  • ch. 5.
  • From can to can't : sharecroppers and tenant farmers
  • ch. 6.
  • They called us lintheads : mill villages of the South
  • ch. 7.
  • Unraveling the threads
  • Cotton pickers : the forces of change
  • ch. 8.
  • Mill workers : the last generation
  • A hundred pounds of cotton : children then and now
  • Further reading for young people
  • Selected bibliography
  • Notes
  • Text permissions
  • Photo credits
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • King Cotton : before the Civil War
  • ch. 1.
  • A shoeful of cotton seeds
  • ch. 2.
  • Up before daybreak
  • ch. 3
Extent
1 online resource (120 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036932162

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