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The Resource The forbidden schoolhouse : the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students., Suzanne Jurmain

The forbidden schoolhouse : the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students., Suzanne Jurmain

Label
The forbidden schoolhouse : the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students.
Title
The forbidden schoolhouse
Title remainder
the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students.
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Jurmain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the circumstances surrounding the 1833 opening of a school for African-American girls in Canterbury, Connecticut, and discusses the attitudes of the townspeople who persecuted the teacher and burned down the school
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
Biography type
individual biography
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178486
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 370.92
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students
Label
The forbidden schoolhouse : the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students., Suzanne Jurmain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [138-144) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780618473021
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004026554
Other control number
9780618473021
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56941929
  • (OCoLC)56941929
Label
The forbidden schoolhouse : the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students., Suzanne Jurmain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [138-144) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780618473021
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004026554
Other control number
9780618473021
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56941929
  • (OCoLC)56941929

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