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The Resource The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford

The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford

Label
The story of Ruby Bridges
Title
The story of Ruby Bridges
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For months six-year-old Ruby Bridges must confront the hostility of white parents when she becomes the first African American girl to integrate William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coles, Robert
Dewey number
  • 370.19/342
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
F379.N59
LC item number
N33 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ford, George
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bridges, Ruby
  • Bridges, Ruby
  • Bridges, Ruby
  • School integration
  • African Americans
  • Picture books for children
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • School integration
  • African Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Picture books for children
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • School integration
  • Louisiana
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This book was originally published in hardcover by Scholastic Press in 1995"--Title page verso
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
ocn680211835
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Special anniversary ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439472265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)680211835
Label
The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This book was originally published in hardcover by Scholastic Press in 1995"--Title page verso
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
ocn680211835
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Special anniversary ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439472265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)680211835

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