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The Resource Slaves in the family, Edward Ball

Slaves in the family, Edward Ball

Label
Slaves in the family
Title
Slaves in the family
Statement of responsibility
Edward Ball
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author, a descendant of Charleston plantation owner Elias Ball, tells about his experiences attempting to trace the history of his family and the genealogies of the slave families once owned by the Balls
Summary
Explores the slave-holding dynasty of Elias Ball, a South Carolina plantation owner, the history of slave uprisings, and the memories of the descendants of those slaves
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Biography type
contains biographical information
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156613
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • School Library Journal
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Booklist starred
Dewey number
975.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
F279.C453
LC item number
A2 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Slaves in the family, Edward Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20870252
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
504 pages
Isbn
9780374265823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97034640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (1234)19037
  • (IMchF)fol04924048
  • (CPL)C1288EC8CBF911D3844900C0F04925A3
Label
Slaves in the family, Edward Ball
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20870252
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
504 pages
Isbn
9780374265823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97034640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (1234)19037
  • (IMchF)fol04924048
  • (CPL)C1288EC8CBF911D3844900C0F04925A3

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