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The Resource Heroes for civil rights, by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Heroes for civil rights, by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Label
Heroes for civil rights
Title
Heroes for civil rights
Statement of responsibility
by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whether marching, speaking, or simply going to school, brave men and women fought to advance social justice so that others could enjoy their rights. Adler's moving profiles and Farnsworth's evocative paintings honors these Americans who risked their own lives for freedom
Summary
Profiles the leaders and heroes of the civil rights movements, including Fannie Lou Hamer, the Little Rock Nine, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and examines what historical contribution they made in the effort to make equality a right for all
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
237275
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.092/273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.A424 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Heroes for civil rights, by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006038185.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 32)
Contents
Ralph Abernathy -- Medgar Evers -- Andrew Goodman, James Earl Chaney and Michael Henry Schwerner -- The Greensboro Four -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Lyndon Baines Johnson -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The Little Rock Nine -- Thurgood Marshall -- James Meredith -- Rosa Parks -- Fred Shuttlesworth -- Earl Warren
Control code
4450490
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780823420087
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006038185
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76416613
  • (OCoLC)76416613
Label
Heroes for civil rights, by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006038185.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 32)
Contents
Ralph Abernathy -- Medgar Evers -- Andrew Goodman, James Earl Chaney and Michael Henry Schwerner -- The Greensboro Four -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Lyndon Baines Johnson -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The Little Rock Nine -- Thurgood Marshall -- James Meredith -- Rosa Parks -- Fred Shuttlesworth -- Earl Warren
Control code
4450490
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780823420087
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006038185
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76416613
  • (OCoLC)76416613

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