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The Resource Tiny stitches : the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas, by Gwendolyn Hooks ; illustrated by Colin Bootman

Tiny stitches : the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas, by Gwendolyn Hooks ; illustrated by Colin Bootman

Label
Tiny stitches : the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas
Title
Tiny stitches
Title remainder
the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas
Statement of responsibility
by Gwendolyn Hooks ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Biography of Vivien Thomas, an African-American surgical technician who pioneered the procedure used to treat babies with a heart defect known as 'blue baby syndrome.' Includes author's note and author's sources"--
Storyline
Tone
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10496296
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hooks, Gwendolyn
Dewey number
  • 617.4/12092
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 7-12
  • 920L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bootman, Colin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thomas, Vivien
  • Thomas, Vivien
  • Operating room technicians
  • African American surgeons
  • Cardiovascular system
  • African American surgeons
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Operating room technicians
  • Maryland
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas
Label
Tiny stitches : the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas, by Gwendolyn Hooks ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
1592212
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781620141564
Lccn
2015030629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781620141564
  • (OCoLC)926623356
Label
Tiny stitches : the life of medical pioneer Vivien Thomas, by Gwendolyn Hooks ; illustrated by Colin Bootman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
1592212
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781620141564
Lccn
2015030629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781620141564
  • (OCoLC)926623356

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