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The Resource The indigo girl, by Natasha Boyd, (text large print)

The indigo girl, by Natasha Boyd, (text large print)

Label
The indigo girl
Title
The indigo girl
Statement of responsibility
by Natasha Boyd
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Eliza Lucas Pinckney, who ran her father's plantation outside Charleston, South Carolina in the 1700s and struck a bargain with the plantation's slaves--teach her how to make indigo and she would teach them to read
Summary
A remarkable young woman whose actions were far ahead of her time, teenager Eliza Lucas, running her family's plantations, discovers that they are in danger of losing everything. She strikes a dangerous deal with a slave: teach her the intricate, secret process of making indigo dye, and in return—against the laws of the day—she will teach the slaves to read, in an incredible true story of dangerous and hidden friendships, ambition, betrayal, and sacrifice
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10577001
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyd, Natasha
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.O93257
LC item number
I53 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pinckney, Eliza Lucas
  • Indigo
  • Slaves
  • South Carolina
  • Women plantation owners
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
The indigo girl, by Natasha Boyd, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
517 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432847784
Lccn
2017051041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1010624619
  • (OCoLC)1010624619
Label
The indigo girl, by Natasha Boyd, (text large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
517 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432847784
Lccn
2017051041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1010624619
  • (OCoLC)1010624619

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