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The Resource The rest I will kill : William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave, Brian McGinty

The rest I will kill : William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave, Brian McGinty

Label
The rest I will kill : William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave
Title
The rest I will kill
Title remainder
William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave
Statement of responsibility
Brian McGinty
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bringing to life one of the most daring{u2014}and long-forgotten{u2014}heroes of the Civil War, a dramatic account of captivity and survival on the high seas follows a free black man as he recaptures his commandeered ship from Confederate privateers, defies their efforts to make him a slave and becomes an unlikely beacon of hope for a disheartened Union army
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGinty, Brian
Dewey number
973.7/415
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E540.N3
LC item number
M238 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tilghman, Billy
  • S.J. Waring (Schooner)
  • Free African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The rest I will kill : William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave, Brian McGinty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A free black man -- To sea -- The capture -- Now is our time -- The return -- A hero's welcome -- A matter of compensation -- Passing judgment -- The fury continues -- Epilogue: a black man's fate
Edition
First edition.
Extent
236 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781631491290
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016014687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations ; 23 cm
System control number
  • sky280414308
  • (OCoLC)921868993
  • 930588
Label
The rest I will kill : William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave, Brian McGinty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A free black man -- To sea -- The capture -- Now is our time -- The return -- A hero's welcome -- A matter of compensation -- Passing judgment -- The fury continues -- Epilogue: a black man's fate
Edition
First edition.
Extent
236 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781631491290
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016014687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations ; 23 cm
System control number
  • sky280414308
  • (OCoLC)921868993
  • 930588

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