Alec's primer

Walter, Mildred Pitts

Middlebury, Vt. : Vermont Folklife Center ; Lebanon, N.H. : Distributed by University Press of New England, c2004

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm

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A young slave's journey to freedom begins when a plantation owner's granddaughter teaches him how to read. Based on the childhood of Alec Turner (1845-1923) who escaped from slavery by joining the Union Army during the Civil War and later became a landowner in Vermont

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ISBN:

0916718204

LC Call No:

PZ7.W17125 Al 2004

Dewey Class No:

[E] 22

Author:

Walter, Mildred Pitts

Title:

Alec's primer / by Mildred Pitts Walter ; illustrated by Larry Johnson

Edition:

1st ed

Publisher:

Middlebury, Vt. : Vermont Folklife Center ; Lebanon, N.H. : Distributed by University Press of New England, c2004

Physical:

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm

Series:

The Vermont Folklife Center children's book series

Notes:

"A Vermont Folklife Center book"--Cover

Summary:

A young slave's journey to freedom begins when a plantation owner's granddaughter teaches him how to read. Based on the childhood of Alec Turner (1845-1923) who escaped from slavery by joining the Union Army during the Civil War and later became a landowner in Vermont

Subject:

Slavery--Juvenile fiction

Subject:

African Americans--Juvenile fiction

Subject:

Reading--Juvenile fiction

Subject:

Slavery--Fiction

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction

Subject:

Reading--Fiction

AE:PersName:

Johnson, Larry, 1949-

Link:

Cover image

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