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The Resource How I learned geography, Uri Shulevitz

How I learned geography, Uri Shulevitz

Label
How I learned geography
Title
How I learned geography
Statement of responsibility
Uri Shulevitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As he spends hours studying his father's world map, a young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life. Based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan, where he lived as a Polish refugee during World War II
Summary
As he spends hours studying his father's world map, a young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life. Based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan, where he lived as a Polish refugee during World War II
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
Awards note
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 2009.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
250732
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shulevitz, Uri
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
660
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
Reading level
4.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees
  • Maps
  • Geography
  • Imagination
  • Shulevitz, Uri
  • Picture books for children
  • Refugees
  • Maps
  • Geography
  • Imagination
  • Shulevitz, Uri
Target audience
primary
Label
How I learned geography, Uri Shulevitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Art techniques used:watercolor and ink in a detailed folk like style. Includes one historic photograph
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn123766698
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374334994
Lccn
2007011889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)123766698
Label
How I learned geography, Uri Shulevitz
Publication
Note
Art techniques used:watercolor and ink in a detailed folk like style. Includes one historic photograph
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn123766698
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374334994
Lccn
2007011889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)123766698

Library Locations

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