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The Resource Dred Scott v. Sandford : slavery and freedom before the American Civil War, by Amy Van Zee

Dred Scott v. Sandford : slavery and freedom before the American Civil War, by Amy Van Zee

Label
Dred Scott v. Sandford : slavery and freedom before the American Civil War
Title
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Title remainder
slavery and freedom before the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
by Amy Van Zee
Title variation
  • Dred Scott vs. Sandford
  • Dred Scott versus Sandford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the landmark Supreme Court case of Dred Scott, a slave who sued for his freedom, and includes the events leading up to the case, the Supreme Court's ruling, and how it affected future cases and the history of the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Zee, Amy
Dewey number
342.7308/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KF228.S27
LC item number
V36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Landmark Supreme Court cases
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, Dred
  • Sanford, John F.A., 1806- or 7-1857
  • Slavery
  • Scott, Dred
  • Sanford, John F.A., 1806- or 7-1857
  • Slavery
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dred Scott v. Sandford : slavery and freedom before the American Civil War, by Amy Van Zee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-153) and index
Contents
The decision announced -- Slavery in the new world -- The territorial question -- Slaves, freedom, and civil rights -- Who was Dred Scott? -- Scott v. Emerson -- The case against Sanford -- Before the Supreme Court -- The conclusions reached -- Amending the Constitution -- Dred Scott in history
Control code
2012001276
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781617834721
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012001276
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Label
Dred Scott v. Sandford : slavery and freedom before the American Civil War, by Amy Van Zee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-153) and index
Contents
The decision announced -- Slavery in the new world -- The territorial question -- Slaves, freedom, and civil rights -- Who was Dred Scott? -- Scott v. Emerson -- The case against Sanford -- Before the Supreme Court -- The conclusions reached -- Amending the Constitution -- Dred Scott in history
Control code
2012001276
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781617834721
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012001276
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)

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