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The Resource When the slave Esperança Garcia wrote a letter, written by Sonia Rosa ; illustrated by Luciana Justiniani Hees ; translated by Jane Springer

When the slave Esperança Garcia wrote a letter, written by Sonia Rosa ; illustrated by Luciana Justiniani Hees ; translated by Jane Springer

Label
When the slave Esperança Garcia wrote a letter
Title
When the slave Esperança Garcia wrote a letter
Statement of responsibility
written by Sonia Rosa ; illustrated by Luciana Justiniani Hees ; translated by Jane Springer
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Esperanca Garcia, a literate slave, was moved from a Jesuit cotton farm in Brazil to be a cook, away from her husband and some of her children and wrote a letter to the governor asking to be returned to the cotton farm
Member of
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosa, Sonia
Dewey number
j869.3/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Grades 2-6
LC call number
PZ7.R687
LC item number
Wh 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Springer, Jane
  • Hees, Luciana Justiniani
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Garcia, Esperança
  • Slavery
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When the slave Esperança Garcia wrote a letter, written by Sonia Rosa ; illustrated by Luciana Justiniani Hees ; translated by Jane Springer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Quando a escrava Esperança Garcia escreveu uma carta
  • Found in 1979 in the archives of Piaui, the original letter is archived in Lisbon, Portugal
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900656326
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554987306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o900656326
  • (OCoLC)900656326
Label
When the slave Esperança Garcia wrote a letter, written by Sonia Rosa ; illustrated by Luciana Justiniani Hees ; translated by Jane Springer
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Quando a escrava Esperança Garcia escreveu uma carta
  • Found in 1979 in the archives of Piaui, the original letter is archived in Lisbon, Portugal
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900656326
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554987306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o900656326
  • (OCoLC)900656326

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