The Resource Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard

Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard

Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
Title
Hidden in plain view
Title remainder
the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Title
Hidden in plain view
Creator
Contributor
0hDcywFOxZg
Summary
Reveals the secret codes woven by African American slaves into quilts they used to navigate their escape on the Underground Railroad
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
170984
Cataloging source
FTL
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleRemainder
the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard
Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the underground railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Doubleday in 1999"--T.p. verso
  • "New to the paperback edition is an afterword by Jacqueline Tobin and Raymond Dobard, revealing and explicating the second part of Ozella's Code, which instructed fugitives how to survive the journey to Canada, and freedom"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-220
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  • NBLCO-ALB
  • NBLCO-ALB
  • HTBRG-HUN
  • HTBRG-HUN
  • ALEXM-ALE
  • ALEXM-ALE
  • MIDTN-MID
  • MIDTN-MID
  • MUTPL-MON
  • MUTPL-MON
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • FLORA-FLO
  • FLORA-FLO
  • VNBRN-VAN
  • VNBRN-VAN
  • CUSCEL
  • CUSCEL
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • THORN-THO
  • THORN-THO
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • African American quilts: style and traditions
  • Fabric of heritage: Africa and African American quiltmaking
  • Underground railroad
  • "There are five square knots ..."
  • "The
  • Monkey wrench turns the wagon wheel ..."
  • "Once they got to the crossroads ..."
  • "Flying geese stay on the drunkard's path ..."
  • Steal away
Control code
14944153
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
x, 220 pages
Isbn
9780385497671
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
14944153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43373130
  • (OCoLC)43373130

Library Locations

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