Henry's freedom box / by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.

A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Levine, Ellen.
Other Authors: Nelson, Kadir, (Illustrator)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Scholastic Press, c2007.
Edition:1st ed.
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Description
Summary:A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.
Item Description:Media: pencil, watercolor, and oil.
Physical Description:[40] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Awards:A Junior Library Guild selection.
Caldecott honor, 2008.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (colophon).
ISBN:043977733X (reinforced) :
9780439777339 (reinforced) :