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The little tree growin' in the shade / Camille Yarbrough ; illustrated by Tyrone Geter.

Author/Creator:
Yarbrough, Camille.
Other Title:
Little tree growing in the shade
Publication:
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons [a division of The Putnam & Grosset Group, 1996]. (Hong Kong : Printed by South China Printing Co. (1988) Ltd.)
Format/Description:
Book
64 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Childrens subjects:
African Americans -- Fiction.
United States -- History -- Fiction.
Slavery -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
China Hong Kong.
Summary:
A young Afro-American brother and sister learn how their people came to be enslaved, how they managed to resist efforts to strip them of their cultural identity, and all the hardships they suffered until they finally gained their freedom.
Notes:
"Designed by Donna Mark."
"Text set in Sabon."
"First Impression"
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Banks Collection copy has binding "Reinforced for Library Use".
Penn Chronology:
1996
Contributor:
Geter, Tyrone, illustrator.
Mark, Donna, designer.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0399212043 :
OCLC:
1097074871
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