The Resource The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen

The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen

Label
The secrets of Mary Bowser
Title
The secrets of Mary Bowser
Statement of responsibility
Lois Leveen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on the true story of Mary Bowser, a freed slave who returns to Virginia to spy on the Confederates, The secrets of Mary Bowser is the powerful story of a woman who must sacrifice her freedom to truly achieve it"--Provided by publisher
Summary
A slave to one of the wealthiest families in Richmond, Virginia, Mary Bowser, sent to Philadelphia to be educated, secretly joins the abolition movement to bring fugitive slaves to freedom - a cause that leads her to deceive even those who are closest to her as she engages in a deadly game of espionage to end slavery
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10115342
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leveen, Lois
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bowser, Mary Elizabeth
  • Freedmen
  • Women spies
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
453 p. (large print)
Isbn
9780062107022
Isbn Type
(large print)
Lccn
2011038111
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062107022
  • (OCoLC)730414113
Label
The secrets of Mary Bowser, Lois Leveen
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
453 p. (large print)
Isbn
9780062107022
Isbn Type
(large print)
Lccn
2011038111
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062107022
  • (OCoLC)730414113

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