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The Resource Traveling the blue road : poems of the sea, collected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Bob Hansman & Jovan Hansman

Traveling the blue road : poems of the sea, collected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Bob Hansman & Jovan Hansman

Label
Traveling the blue road : poems of the sea
Title
Traveling the blue road
Title remainder
poems of the sea
Statement of responsibility
collected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Bob Hansman & Jovan Hansman
Contributor
Author
Compiler
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gorgeous illustrations surround a collection of poetry written for children about the magic, beauty, and promise of sea voyages. Compiled and edited by award-winning poet Lee Bennett Hopkins, the poems describe how the sea has historically shone as a metaphor for hope and despair and served as a pathway for people searching for new life, including poems about the pilgrims coming to the New World, the Mariel boatlift, the Vietnamese boat people, a Dutch slave ship, the current migration situation in the Mediterranean, and the voyage of the St. Louis
Summary
Gorgeous illustrations surround a collection of poetry written for children about the courage, beauty, and promise of sea voyages. Compiled and edited by award-winning poet Lee Bennett Hopkins, the poems describe how the sea has historically shone as a metaphor for hope and despair and served as a pathway for people searching for new life, including poems about the pilgrims coming to the New World, the Mariel boatlift, the Vietnamese boat people, a Dutch slave ship, the current migration situation in the Mediterranean, and the voyage of the St. Louis
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576747
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 808
  • 811.608
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 008+
  • NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Butson, Denver
  • Hopkins, Lee Bennett
  • Hansman, Bob
  • Hansman, Jovan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sea poetry
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Adventure & Adventurers
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Poetry
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft
  • Sea poetry
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
poems of the sea
Label
Traveling the blue road : poems of the sea, collected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Bob Hansman & Jovan Hansman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Poems of migration and resilience by: Denver Butson [and 11 others]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward -- The fifteenth century : Columbus's Voyage, 1492 -- The seventeenth century : the Dutch slave trade, 1619 ; the Mayflower, 1620 -- The eighteenth century : the middle passage -- The nineteenth century : The Margaret, 1837 ; Irish potato famine, 1845-1852 -- The twentieth century : the Titanic, 1912 ; the voyage of the MS St. Louis, 1939 ; The Mariel boat lift, 1980 -- The twenty-first century : Mediterranean refugee crisis, 2014 ; the Sama-Bajau, present day -- Aft
Control code
1901202
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781633222762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781633222762
  • (OCoLC)956687900
Label
Traveling the blue road : poems of the sea, collected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Bob Hansman & Jovan Hansman
Publication
Note
"Poems of migration and resilience by: Denver Butson [and 11 others]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward -- The fifteenth century : Columbus's Voyage, 1492 -- The seventeenth century : the Dutch slave trade, 1619 ; the Mayflower, 1620 -- The eighteenth century : the middle passage -- The nineteenth century : The Margaret, 1837 ; Irish potato famine, 1845-1852 -- The twentieth century : the Titanic, 1912 ; the voyage of the MS St. Louis, 1939 ; The Mariel boat lift, 1980 -- The twenty-first century : Mediterranean refugee crisis, 2014 ; the Sama-Bajau, present day -- Aft
Control code
1901202
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781633222762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781633222762
  • (OCoLC)956687900

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