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The Resource Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie

Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie

Label
Roots and blues : a celebration
Title
Roots and blues
Title remainder
a celebration
Statement of responsibility
Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lyrical text explores how blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners
Summary
Lyrical text explores how blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the Earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
385219
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adoff, Arnold
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christie, R. Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • Music
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a celebration
Label
Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
805118
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780547235547
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009026625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547235547
  • (OCoLC)428926405
Label
Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
805118
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780547235547
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009026625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547235547
  • (OCoLC)428926405

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