The Resource Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16, by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by James E. Ransome

Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16, by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by James E. Ransome

Label
Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16
Title
Let my people go
Title remainder
Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The daughter of a free black man who worked as a blacksmith in Charleston, South Carolina, in the early 1800s recalls the stories from the Bible that her father shared with her, relating them to the experiences of African Americans
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M478693
LC item number
Le 1998
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McKissack, Fredrick
  • Ransome, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16, by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Anne Schwartz book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-134)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Something wonderful out of nothing (The Creation) -- Making choices (The fall of Cain and Abel) -- The big water (Noah and the flood) -- A love worth waiting for (Jacob and Rachel) -- How can you forgive? (The story of Joseph) -- God will not hold with wrong (Moses and the Exodus) -- Your God is my god (Ruth and Naomi) -- To slay a giant (The wisdom of Solomon) -- No greater love (Queen Esther) -- By faith (Daniel the prophet) -- Chain of faith, hope and love (The Book of Proverbs)
Control code
ocm36865694
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 134 pages
Isbn
9780689808562
Lccn
97019983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36865694
Label
Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16, by Patricia and Fredrick McKissack ; illustrated by James E. Ransome
Publication
Note
"An Anne Schwartz book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-134)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Something wonderful out of nothing (The Creation) -- Making choices (The fall of Cain and Abel) -- The big water (Noah and the flood) -- A love worth waiting for (Jacob and Rachel) -- How can you forgive? (The story of Joseph) -- God will not hold with wrong (Moses and the Exodus) -- Your God is my god (Ruth and Naomi) -- To slay a giant (The wisdom of Solomon) -- No greater love (Queen Esther) -- By faith (Daniel the prophet) -- Chain of faith, hope and love (The Book of Proverbs)
Control code
ocm36865694
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 134 pages
Isbn
9780689808562
Lccn
97019983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36865694

Library Locations

  • Albina LibraryBorrow it
    3605 NE 15th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.549039 -122.650525
  • Belmont LibraryBorrow it
    1038 SE César E. Chávez Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97214, US
    45.515217 -122.622669
  • Capitol Hill LibraryBorrow it
    10723 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR, 97219, US
    45.448003 -122.725422
  • Central LibraryBorrow it
    801 SW 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, US
    45.519098 -122.682899
  • Fairview-Columbia LibraryBorrow it
    1520 NE Village Street, Fairview, OR, 97024, US
    45.532283 -122.439336
  • Gregory Heights LibraryBorrow it
    7921 NE Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97213, US
    45.551662 -122.581264
  • Gresham LibraryBorrow it
    385 NW Miller Avenue, Gresham, OR, 97030, US
    45.500070 -122.433041
  • Hillsdale LibraryBorrow it
    1525 SW Sunset Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97239, US
    45.479852 -122.694013
  • Holgate LibraryBorrow it
    7905 SE Holgate Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.490548 -122.582218
  • Hollywood LibraryBorrow it
    4040 NE Tillamook Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.537544 -122.621237
  • Isom BuildingBorrow it
    205 NE Russell Street , Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541222 -122.663268
  • Kenton LibraryBorrow it
    8226 N Denver Avenue, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.582857 -122.686379
  • Midland LibraryBorrow it
    805 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.516683 -122.538488
  • North Portland LibraryBorrow it
    512 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.562454 -122.671507
  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2300 NW Thurman Street, Portland, OR, 97210, US
    45.535316 -122.699254
  • Rockwood LibraryBorrow it
    17917 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.519541 -122.479013
  • Sellwood-Moreland LibraryBorrow it
    7860 SE 13th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, US
    45.467703 -122.652639
  • St. Johns LibraryBorrow it
    7510 N Charleston Avenue, Portland, OR, 97203, US
    45.590046 -122.751043
  • The Title Wave Used BookstoreBorrow it
    216 NE Knott Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541647 -122.663075
  • Troutdale LibraryBorrow it
    2451 SW Cherry Park Road, Troutdale, OR, 97060, US
    45.529595 -122.409662
  • Woodstock LibraryBorrow it
    6008 SE 49th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.478961 -122.612079
Processing Feedback ...