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The Resource Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop : the sanitation strike of 1968, Alice Faye Duncan ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop : the sanitation strike of 1968, Alice Faye Duncan ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Label
Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop : the sanitation strike of 1968
Title
Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop
Title remainder
the sanitation strike of 1968
Statement of responsibility
Alice Faye Duncan ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This historical fiction picture book presents the story of nine-year-old Lorraine Jackson, who in 1968 witnessed the Memphis sanitation strike--Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final stand for justice before his assassination--when her father, a sanitation worker, participated in the protest
Storyline
Tone
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2018.
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10685331
Cataloging source
JQW
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Duncan, Alice Faye
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age range: 9 - 12 years
Literary form
fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1971-
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Christie, R. Gregory
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968
  • Labor movement
  • African Americans
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the sanitation strike of 1968
Label
Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop : the sanitation strike of 1968, Alice Faye Duncan ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781629797182
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017949844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations :
System control number
(OCoLC)1049177287
Label
Memphis, Martin, and the mountaintop : the sanitation strike of 1968, Alice Faye Duncan ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781629797182
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017949844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations :
System control number
(OCoLC)1049177287

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