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The Resource The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks, written by Dr. Sheila Kanani ; illustrated by Nan Lawson

The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks, written by Dr. Sheila Kanani ; illustrated by Nan Lawson

Label
The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks
Title
The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks
Statement of responsibility
written by Dr. Sheila Kanani ; illustrated by Nan Lawson
Title variation
Rosa Parks
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rosa Parks, the woman known for refusing to give up her seat on the bus, triggered a great shift in the fight for civil rights. Raised in Alabama, Rosa Parks knew all about the racism of her society from an early age. Discover how she became the brilliant activist we know today, in this beautifully illustrated book with real-life stories, timelines and facts to bring her nextraordinary story to life
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
LE#
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanani, Sheila
Dewey number
323.1196073092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lawson, Nan
Series statement
Extraordinary lives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parks, Rosa
  • Parks, Rosa
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Alabama
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks, written by Dr. Sheila Kanani ; illustrated by Nan Lawson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Original edition first published by Penguin Books Ltd." -- Title page verso
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
Control code
ocn1151181473
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9781684641093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The extraordinary life of Rosa Parks, written by Dr. Sheila Kanani ; illustrated by Nan Lawson
Publication
Note
"Original edition first published by Penguin Books Ltd." -- Title page verso
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
Control code
ocn1151181473
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9781684641093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
      42.032284 -91.59893
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