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The Resource Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose

Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose

Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice
Title
Claudette Colvin
Title remainder
twice toward justice
Statement of responsibility
by Phillip Hoose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the life of the Alabama teenager who played an integral role in the Montgomery bus strike, once by refusing to give up a bus seat, and again, by becoming a plaintiff in the landmark civil rights case against the bus company
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2010.
  • National Book Award in Young People's Literature, 2009.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor, 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoose, Phillip M.
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
  • 921
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F334.M753
LC item number
C6554 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colvin, Claudette
  • African Americans
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American teenage girls
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Colvin, Claudette
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Colvin, Claudette
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American teenage girls
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Alabama
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Melanie Kroupa Books, c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-128) 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
Contents
Jim Crow and the detested number ten -- Coot -- "We seemed to hate ourselves" -- "It's my constitutional right!" -- "There's the girl who got arrested" -- "Crazy" times -- "Another Negro woman has been arrested" -- Second front, second chance -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door
Control code
ocn651912643
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780374302368
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008005435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651912643
  • (Sirsi) a1880646
Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Melanie Kroupa Books, c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-128) 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
Contents
Jim Crow and the detested number ten -- Coot -- "We seemed to hate ourselves" -- "It's my constitutional right!" -- "There's the girl who got arrested" -- "Crazy" times -- "Another Negro woman has been arrested" -- Second front, second chance -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door
Control code
ocn651912643
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
150 p.
Isbn
9780374302368
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008005435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651912643
  • (Sirsi) a1880646

Library Locations

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