The Resource A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (electronic resource)

A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (electronic resource)

Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Title
A nation's hope
Title remainder
the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Statement of responsibility
Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the eve of World War II, African American boxer Joe Louis fought German Max Schmeling in a bout that had more at stake than just the world heavyweight title; for much of America their fight came to represent the country's war with Germany. This elegant and powerful picture book centers around the historic fight in which Black and White America were able to put aside prejudice and came together to celebrate our nation's ideals. -- from Book Jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
de la Peña, Matt
Dewey number
796.83092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
6 and up
LC call number
GV1132.L6
LC item number
P46 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Kadir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis, Joe
  • Louis, Joe
  • African American boxers
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Books for young readers, c2011
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101641675
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1b567d2a-0a85-4c70-be3c-198d7beb643e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)902679981
Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Books for young readers, c2011
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101641675
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1b567d2a-0a85-4c70-be3c-198d7beb643e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)902679981

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