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The Resource Let your voice be heard : the life and times of Pete Seeger, Anita Silvey

Let your voice be heard : the life and times of Pete Seeger, Anita Silvey

Label
Let your voice be heard : the life and times of Pete Seeger
Title
Let your voice be heard
Title remainder
the life and times of Pete Seeger
Statement of responsibility
Anita Silvey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pete Seeger was an internationally honored folk musician and political radical who devoted his life to furthering humanitarian causes and getting people to sing. This biography traces his musical career, including the period when he was blacklisted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities, and the growth of his conviction that freedom and justice had to be defended and that the power of song could be used to fight back when these ideals were threatened
Summary
Pete Seeger was an internationally honored folk musician and political radical who devoted his life to furthering humanitarian causes and getting people to sing. This biography traces his musical career, including the period when he was blacklisted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities, and the growth of his conviction that freedom and justice had to be defended and that the power of song could be used to fight back when these ideals were threatened
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10522351
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silvey, Anita
Dewey number
  • 782.42162/130092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
1050L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1050
  • 1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seeger, Pete
  • Seeger, Pete
  • Seeger, Pete
  • Folk singers
  • Illustrated children's books
  • Illustrated children's books
  • Folk singers
  • Folk singers
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and times of Pete Seeger
Label
Let your voice be heard : the life and times of Pete Seeger, Anita Silvey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-98) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginnings -- Mentors and school -- Choosing music -- Becoming a performer -- Success at last -- Under suspicion -- Fighting back -- Joining forces -- Singing together to save our planet -- Pete Seeger's legacy
Control code
1649843
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780547330129
Lccn
2015034787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547330129
  • (OCoLC)913924415
Label
Let your voice be heard : the life and times of Pete Seeger, Anita Silvey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-98) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginnings -- Mentors and school -- Choosing music -- Becoming a performer -- Success at last -- Under suspicion -- Fighting back -- Joining forces -- Singing together to save our planet -- Pete Seeger's legacy
Control code
1649843
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780547330129
Lccn
2015034787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547330129
  • (OCoLC)913924415

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