The Resource A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth

A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth

Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Title
A dream of freedom
Title remainder
the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Statement of responsibility
Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Title variation
  • Civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
  • Civil rights movement from nineteen hundred and fifty four to nineteen hundred and sixty eight
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
McWhorter offers an incisive and personal look at the American civil rights movement, honoring its heroes as well as the ordinary individuals behind it
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130895
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWhorter, Diane
Dewey number
323.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
1220L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-158) 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
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780439576789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780439576789
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits (some color), photographs (some color), frontispiece
Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-158) 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
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780439576789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780439576789
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits (some color), photographs (some color), frontispiece

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