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The Resource Freedom like sunlight : praisesongs for black Americans, J. Patrick Lewis ; [illustrations by] John Thompson

Freedom like sunlight : praisesongs for black Americans, J. Patrick Lewis ; [illustrations by] John Thompson

Label
Freedom like sunlight : praisesongs for black Americans
Title
Freedom like sunlight
Title remainder
praisesongs for black Americans
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis ; [illustrations by] John Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents poems and brief biographical notes about such well-known African Americans as: Arthur Ashe, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, Martin Luther King, Jr., Leroy "Satchel" Paige, Rosa Parks, Langston Hughes, Jesse Owens, Marian Anderson, Malcolm X, Wilma Rudolph, and Billie Holiday
Summary
Presents poems and brief biographical notes about such well-known African Americans as: Arthur Ashe, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Louis Armstrong, Martin Luther King, Jr., "Satchel" Paige, Rosa Parks, Langston Hughes, Jesse Owens, Marian Anderson, Malcolm X, Wilma Rudolph, and Billie Holiday
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156470
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, J. Patrick
Dewey number
811.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Children's poetry, American
  • African Americans
  • American poetry
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
praisesongs for Black Americans
Label
Freedom like sunlight : praisesongs for black Americans, J. Patrick Lewis ; [illustrations by] John Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm40354772
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9781568461632
Isbn Type
(hbk. : dust jacket)
Lccn
98050909
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
Freedom like sunlight : praisesongs for black Americans, J. Patrick Lewis ; [illustrations by] John Thompson
Publication
Control code
ocm40354772
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9781568461632
Isbn Type
(hbk. : dust jacket)
Lccn
98050909
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

Library Locations

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      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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