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The Resource Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden

Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden

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Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital
Title
Capital days
Title remainder
Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital
Statement of responsibility
Tonya Bolden
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the story of Washington, D.C., through the story of an African American man, Michael Shiner, who lived there from approximately 1804 to 1880 and who kept a journal, excerpts of which are interspersed throughout the heavily illustrated text"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-83) and index
Contents
"Flames of fire" and "rockets' red glare" -- Hard winters, an apple tree, and freedom on his mind -- An ax, a "snow-storm," lunch baskets, and brickbats -- A "singular mark," a "splendid day," and standing by the Stars and Stripes
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9781419707339
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014024668
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)886879330
  • (OCoLC)ocn886879330
  • 704219
Label
Capital days : Michael Shiner's journal and the growth of our nation's capital, Tonya Bolden
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-83) and index
Contents
"Flames of fire" and "rockets' red glare" -- Hard winters, an apple tree, and freedom on his mind -- An ax, a "snow-storm," lunch baskets, and brickbats -- A "singular mark," a "splendid day," and standing by the Stars and Stripes
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9781419707339
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014024668
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)886879330
  • (OCoLC)ocn886879330
  • 704219

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