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The Resource Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson

Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson

Label
Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America
Title
Up before daybreak
Title remainder
cotton and people in America
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Hopkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Read about the importance of cotton in America's history and learn about the lives of people who picked it and worked with it
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
331.7/63351/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
HD8039.C662
LC item number
U645 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-114) and index
Contents
  • Mountains of cotton
  • ch. 4.
  • At the clang of a bell : the mill girls of Lowell
  • pt. 2.
  • Tough times : the Civil War and after
  • ch. 5.
  • From can to can't : sharecroppers and tenant farmers
  • ch. 6.
  • They called us lintheads : mill villages of the South
  • ch. 7.
  • Unraveling the threads
  • Cotton pickers : the forces of change
  • ch. 8.
  • Mill workers : the last generation
  • A hundred pounds of cotton : children then and now
  • Further reading for young people
  • Selected bibliography
  • Notes
  • Text permissions
  • Photo credits
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • King Cotton : before the Civil War
  • ch. 1.
  • A shoeful of cotton seeds
  • ch. 2.
  • Up before daybreak
  • ch. 3
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780439639019
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005008128
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; yellow paper over boards, spine stamped in red. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2007.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58729842
  • ucoclc58729842
Label
Up before daybreak : cotton and people in America, Deborah Hopkinson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-114) and index
Contents
  • Mountains of cotton
  • ch. 4.
  • At the clang of a bell : the mill girls of Lowell
  • pt. 2.
  • Tough times : the Civil War and after
  • ch. 5.
  • From can to can't : sharecroppers and tenant farmers
  • ch. 6.
  • They called us lintheads : mill villages of the South
  • ch. 7.
  • Unraveling the threads
  • Cotton pickers : the forces of change
  • ch. 8.
  • Mill workers : the last generation
  • A hundred pounds of cotton : children then and now
  • Further reading for young people
  • Selected bibliography
  • Notes
  • Text permissions
  • Photo credits
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • King Cotton : before the Civil War
  • ch. 1.
  • A shoeful of cotton seeds
  • ch. 2.
  • Up before daybreak
  • ch. 3
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Isbn
9780439639019
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005008128
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; yellow paper over boards, spine stamped in red. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2007.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58729842
  • ucoclc58729842

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