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Henry's freedom box

Author: Ellen Levine; Kadir Nelson
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile fiction
Picture books
Caldecott Medal
Novels
Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Levine, Ellen.
Henry's freedom box.
New York : Scholastic Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)607907669
Named Person: Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Levine; Kadir Nelson
ISBN: 043977733X 9780439777339 9780545105606 0545105609 9781448773329 1448773326 9780439928786 0439928788 9781428721920 1428721924
OCLC Number: 65207060
Notes: Westfield State University Ely Library notes:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Performer(s): CD narrated by Jerry Dixon.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2008
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Notable Books for a Global Society, 2008
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.
Local System Bib Number:
152715

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A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.
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