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The great explorer of Mammoth Cave : a graphic novel biography of Stephen Bishop / by Shawn Pryor ; illustrated by Alessandro Valdrighi.

Pryor, Shawn, (author.). Valdrighi, Alessandro, (illustrator.).

Summary:
"Mammoth Cave, a National Park in Brownsville, Kentucky, is the world's largest cavern with more than 400 miles of cavern space. The first to explore the cave was an enslaved Black man, Stephen Bishop. With bravery and a curious mind, Bishop became a popular tour guide and mapped out the extensive caverns, all while remaining enslaved. Learn about this respected explorer's work in this inspiring graphic novel"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781669061762
  • ISBN: 1669061760
  • ISBN: 9781669061946
  • ISBN: 1669061949
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11 Capstone Press.
Grades 4-6 Capstone Press.
Subject: Bishop, Stephen, 1821?-1857 > Comic books, strips, etc. > Juvenile literature.
African American explorers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American explorers > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Enslaved persons > Kentucky > Mammoth Cave > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Enslaved persons > Kentucky > Mammoth Cave > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Spelunkers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Spelunkers > United States > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Caving > Kentucky > Mammoth Cave > Juvenile literature.
Caving > Kentucky > Mammoth Cave > Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels > Juvenile literature.
Mammoth Cave (Ky.) > History > Juvenile literature.
Kentucky > History > 1792-1865 > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Palmerton Area Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Palmerton Area Library J 92 B54 (Text) 65000000084675 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -


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