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Freedom song : the story of Henry "Box" Brown

Author: Sally M Walker; Sean Qualls
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Henry Brown copes with slavery by singing, but after his wife and children are sold away he is left with only his freedom song, which gives him strength when friends put him in a box and mail him to a free state.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Picture books
Named Person: Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown; Henry Box Brown
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sally M Walker; Sean Qualls
ISBN: 9780060583101 006058310X 9780060583118 0060583118
OCLC Number: 652443503
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 28 cm
Responsibility: by Sally M. Walker ; iIllustrated by Sean Qualls.

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Henry Brown copes with slavery by singing, but after his wife and children are sold away he is left with only his freedom song, which gives him strength when friends put him in a box and mail him to a free state.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2012-05-01) Very Good Permalink

Henry “Box” Brown has recently been discovered by many teachers who now include him in units on the Civil War and African American history month. Although there are other books about him, this picture book would be useful....
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