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
  • This collection of brief illustrated biographies details the lives of civil rights figures, including Martin Luther King Jr., the Little Rock Nine, and Fannie Lou Hamer
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adler, David A
Dewey number
323.092/273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.A424 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Farnsworth, Bill
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
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
Bar code
  • 31223089096425
  • 31223089096466
  • 31223089096482
  • 31223089096490
  • 31223089096599
  • 31223082676348
  • 31223089096516
  • 31223089096524
  • 31223089096565
  • 31223089096573
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 32)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780823420087
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006038185
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 76416613
  • (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
Bar code
  • 31223089096425
  • 31223089096466
  • 31223089096482
  • 31223089096490
  • 31223089096599
  • 31223082676348
  • 31223089096516
  • 31223089096524
  • 31223089096565
  • 31223089096573
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 32)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780823420087
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006038185
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 76416613
  • (OCoLC)76416613

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