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The Resource 14 cows for America, Carmen Agra Deedy ; in collaboration with Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah ; illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez

14 cows for America, Carmen Agra Deedy ; in collaboration with Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah ; illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez

Label
14 cows for America
Title
14 cows for America
Statement of responsibility
Carmen Agra Deedy ; in collaboration with Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah ; illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez
Title variation
Fourteen cows for America
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Maasai tribal members, after hearing the story of the September 11th attacks from a young Maasai, who was in New York on that day, decide to present the American people with fourteen sacred cows as a healing gift
  • This book presents an illustrated tale of a gift of fourteen cows given by the Maasai people of Kenya to the U.S. as a gesture of comfort and friendship in the wake of the attacks of September 11, 2001. The coauthor is Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deedy, Carmen Agra
Dewey number
327.676073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
E183.8.K4
LC item number
D44 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Naiyomah, Wilson Kimeli
  • Gonzalez, Thomas
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Naiyomah, Wilson Kimeli
  • Naiyomah, Wilson Kimeli
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Cows
  • Gifts
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Cows
  • Gifts
  • Kenya
  • United States
  • Kenya
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
14 cows for America, Carmen Agra Deedy ; in collaboration with Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah ; illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223093238641
  • 31223093238658
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781561454907
Lccn
2008055968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 294998755
  • (OCoLC)294998755
Label
14 cows for America, Carmen Agra Deedy ; in collaboration with Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah ; illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223093238641
  • 31223093238658
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781561454907
Lccn
2008055968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 294998755
  • (OCoLC)294998755

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