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Author Hamilton, Virginia, 1934-2002.

Title The people could fly : the picture book / Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.

Imprint New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2004.

Call No.Multicultural Books H Memorial Hall CRC
LocationRider Curriculum Resources Center

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Rider Curriculum Resources Center  Multicultural Books H    Available  ---
 Rider Curriculum Resources Center  Multicultural Books H    Available  ---
 Rider Curriculum Resources Center  Multicultural Books H    Available  ---
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Note First published : The people could fly : American black folktales, 1985.
Summary In this retelling of a folktale, a group of slaves, unable to bear their sadness and starvation any longer, calls upon the African magic that allows them to fly away.
Subject Slavery -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
Folklore -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Added Author Dillon, Leo.
Dillon, Diane.
ISBN 0375824057 (trade)
0375924051 (lib. bdg.)