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The Resource Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz

Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz

Label
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert
Title
Martín de Porres
Title remainder
the rose in the desert
Statement of responsibility
written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This book tells of the life of Saint Martín de Porres, who calmly confronted racial and economic prejudice in seventeenth-century Peru
  • Born into poverty in Peru in 1579, Martín de Porres showed unusual patience and determination to help others and was later called to the Dominican Order. He was canonized in 1962 as the first black saint in the Americas
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
KyBuM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schmidt, Gary D
Dewey number
  • jB
  • B
  • 282
  • 282/.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • K-3
  • AD 700
Intended audience source
  • Medialog, Inc
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • Lower Grades
  • LG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 4.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Diaz, David
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Martín, de Porres
  • Martín, de Porres
  • Christian saints
  • Saints
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223099988959
  • 31223099988918
  • 31223099988991
  • 31223099988926
  • 31223099988934
  • 31223099988975
  • 31223099988942
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780547612188
Lccn
2011025721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
733546811
Label
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223099988959
  • 31223099988918
  • 31223099988991
  • 31223099988926
  • 31223099988934
  • 31223099988975
  • 31223099988942
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780547612188
Lccn
2011025721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
733546811

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