The Resource Passing for white, Tanya Landman

Passing for white, Tanya Landman

Label
Passing for white
Title
Passing for white
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Landman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1848 in the Deep South of America. Rosa is a slave but her owner is also her father and her fair skin means she can 'pass for white'. With the help of her husband Benjamin, she disguises herself as a young southern gentleman - and Benjamin's master. In this guise, the couple flee the South, explaining away their lack of literacy, avoiding those they have encountered before and holding their nerve over a thousand miles to freedom. Inspired by the amazing true story of Ellen Craft who escaped a life of slavery through a daring disguise and won freedom for herself and her husband
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Landman, Tanya
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Craft, Ellen
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slaves
  • Escapes
  • Plantation life
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Passing for white, Tanya Landman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 13+"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781781126813
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Passing for white, Tanya Landman
Publication
Note
"Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 13+"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781781126813
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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