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
Based on extensive interviews with Claudette Colvin and many others, Phillip Hoose presents the first in-depth account of an important yet largely unknown civil rights figure, skillfully weaving her dramatic story into the fabric of the historic Montgomery bus boycott and court case that would change the course of American history
Awards note
Newbery Honor, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoose, Phillip M.
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
F334.M753
LC item number
C6554 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.8
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colvin, Claudette
  • Colvin, Claudette
  • African Americans
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American teenage girls
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • African Americans
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American teenage girls
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
First cry -- 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 -- Playing for keeps -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door
Control code
ocm212627066
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
133 pages
Isbn
9780374313227
Lccn
2008005435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212627066
  • (Sirsi) a992458
Label
Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice, by Phillip Hoose
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
First cry -- 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 -- Playing for keeps -- Browder v. Gayle -- Rage in Montgomery -- History's door
Control code
ocm212627066
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
133 pages
Isbn
9780374313227
Lccn
2008005435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212627066
  • (Sirsi) a992458

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