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Chariot in the Sky: A Story of the Jubilee Singers

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Book Description
Written in 1951 by Arna Bontemps, major literary figure of the Harlem Renaissance and close friend of Langston Hughes, Chariot in the Sky tells the story of the Jubilee Singers through the life of a young slave boy, Caleb, who becomes one of their earliest members. Caleb is a teenage slave sent to Charleston, South Carolina, to apprentice a tailor. Through careful listening and observatio... More
Book Information
PublisherOxford University Press Inc
BindingHardcover (17 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages240
ISBN-100195156587
ISBN-13978-0195156584
Publication Date05/02/2002
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About Andrew Ward (Afterword, Author, Contributor) : Andrew Ward is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Andrew Ward include Chariot in the Sky: A Story of the Jubilee Singers (Iona and Peter Opie Library of Children... more
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About Arna Wendell Bontemps (Author) : Arna Wendell Bontemps is a published author and a compiler of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Arna Wendell Bontemps include Chariot in the Sky: A Story of the ... more
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About David Levering Lewis (Foreword) : David Levering Lewis is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of David Levering Lewis include Ghana, 1963: A Memoir.(an African American college professor traveled to ... more
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