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Freedom River

By Doreen Rappaport

Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom.

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Book

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ISBN

0786803509


Format: Book
Author: Rappaport, Doreen
Summary: Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom.
Title: Freedom river / Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier.
Publisher Date: New York : Jump at the Sun, c2000.
Subject: Parker, John P., 1827-1900 -- Juvenile literature. Underground Railroad -- Juvenile literature African American abolitionists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Free African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature. Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Abolitionists -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature. Slavery -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature. African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Ripley (Ohio) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 0786803509 078681229X (pbk.) 0786822910 (lib. bdg.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 27
System Items Total: 28
Call Number: B Parker
Oclc: 41649599
Upc:
Bib Id: 157987

Format: Book
Author: Rappaport, Doreen
Summary: Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom.
Title: Freedom river / Doreen Rappaport ; pictures by Bryan Collier.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Jump at the Sun, c2000.
Description: [23] p. : col. ill., map ; 24 x 26 cm.
Subjects: Parker, John P., 1827-1900 -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Underground Railroad -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: African American abolitionists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Free African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Abolitionists -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Slavery -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Ripley (Ohio) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Other Author: Collier, Bryan ill.
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [23]).
LCCN: 99033438
ISBN: 0786803509
ISBN: 078681229X (pbk.)
ISBN: 0786822910 (lib. bdg.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 27
Total Copies: 28
Call Number: B Parker