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The Resource Schomburg : the man who built a library, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez

Schomburg : the man who built a library, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez

Label
Schomburg : the man who built a library
Title
Schomburg
Title remainder
the man who built a library
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces legal clerk Arturo Schomburg's efforts to curate a collection of African books, letters, music, and art
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • American Association of University Women Award for Juvenile Literature, 2018.
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Book, 2017.
  • Walter Award, Younger Readers, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10577918
Cataloging source
CGL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
  • 002.075
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9 to 12
  • Grades 4 to 7
LC call number
E185.97.S36
LC item number
W43 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso
  • African American historians
  • Historians
  • African American book collectors
  • Book collectors
  • Puerto Ricans
  • African Americans
  • African American historians
  • African American book collectors
  • African Americans
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the man who built a library
Label
Schomburg : the man who built a library, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez
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
31 cm
Edition
First edition, Reinforced trade edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763680466
Lccn
bl2017037439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1003192774
  • (OCoLC)1003192774
Label
Schomburg : the man who built a library, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez
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
31 cm
Edition
First edition, Reinforced trade edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763680466
Lccn
bl2017037439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1003192774
  • (OCoLC)1003192774

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