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The Resource Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep

Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep

Label
Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku
Title
Surfer of the century
Title remainder
the life of Duke Kahanamoku
Statement of responsibility
by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
Title variation
Life of Duke Kahanamoku
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A biography of Hawaiian Duke Kahanamoku, five-time Olympic swimming champion from the early 1900s who is also considered worldwide as the 'father of modern surfing'"--Provided by publisher
Award
Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Illustration in Children's Literature, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
210380
Cataloging source
sa
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crowe, Ellie
Dewey number
  • 797.3/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Intended audience
980L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
6.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Waldrep, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kahanamoku, Duke
  • Swimmers
  • Surfers
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Duke Kahanamoku
Label
Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on inside back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • sheet
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nb
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781600604614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
Label
Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
Publication
Note
Map on inside back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • sheet
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nb
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781600604614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map

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