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Emancipation Proclamation : Lincoln and the dawn of liberty  Cover Image Book Book

Emancipation Proclamation : Lincoln and the dawn of liberty / Tonya Bolden.

Bolden, Tonya. (Author).


"...This book offers readers a unique look at the events that led to the Emancipation Proclamation. Filled with little-known facts and fascinating details, it includes excerpts from historical sources, archival images, and new research that debunks myths about the Emancipation Proclamation and its causes."

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  • ISBN: 9781419703904 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1419703900 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: vii, 120 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits, facisms ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-111) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The agonizing prayers of centuries -- A fit and necessary military measure -- The trump of jubilee.
Target Audience Note:
1160L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG+ 8.9 3 3 156124
Subject: United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation > Juvenile literature.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 > Juvenile literature.
Enslaved persons > Emancipation > United States > Juvenile literature
United States > Politics and government > 1861-1865 > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at York County Libraries.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Martin Library Kids 973.7 BOL Nonfiction (Text)
Donated: Plated 2013: Presented by the George F. Kauffman Trust Fund
33454004696522 Childrens Area Available -

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