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The Resource Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier

Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier

Label
Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer
Title
Lift your light a little higher
Title remainder
the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer
Statement of responsibility
Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The story of Stephen Bishop, a slave and early explorer and guide at Mammoth Cave, Kentucky
  • This biography picture-book shares the life story of Stephen Bishop, an explorer and slave who mapped the Mammoth Cave of Kentucky, discovered new species of fish inside the cave, and gave regular tours through the cave
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henson, Heather
Dewey number
  • 796.525
  • 796.525/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 4-8
LC call number
PZ7.H39863
LC item number
Lb 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Collier, Bryan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Bishop, Stephen
  • Caves
  • Caving
  • Spelunkers
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Spelunkers
  • Tour guides (Persons)
  • Tour guides (Persons)
  • Historical fiction
  • Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
  • Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
  • Kentucky
  • Kentucky
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book."
  • Includes a biographical essay in back of book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [31])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781481420952
Lccn
2017287161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • 3466159
  • (OCoLC)939706378
  • (OCoLC)ocn939706378
  • 2729048
  • 3466159
Label
Lift your light a little higher : the story of Stephen Bishop : slave-explorer, Heather Henson ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Publication
Note
  • "A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book."
  • Includes a biographical essay in back of book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [31])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781481420952
Lccn
2017287161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • 3466159
  • (OCoLC)939706378
  • (OCoLC)ocn939706378
  • 2729048
  • 3466159

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