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The Resource The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights, by Russell Freedman

The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights, by Russell Freedman

Label
The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights
Title
The voice that challenged a nation
Title remainder
Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Carefully researched, expertly told, and profusely illustrated with photographs, a moving account of the life of a talented and determined artist who left her mark on musical and social history is drawn from Anderson's own writings and other contemporary accounts
Awards note
  • Sibert Medal, 2005
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2005
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2005
  • Best Books for Young Adults, 2005 (YALSA)
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
  • 782.1/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1180
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
ML3930.A5
LC item number
F73 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anderson, Marian
  • Contraltos
  • African American singers
  • African Americans
  • Anderson, Marian
  • Singers
  • Singers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • Women
  • Robert F. Sibert Award
  • Newbery honor book
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-103), discography (p. 105-106), and index
Contents
Easter Sunday, April 9, 1939 -- Twenty-five cents a song -- A voice in a thousand -- Marian fever -- Banned by the DAR -- Singing to the nation -- Breaking barriers -- "What I had was singing."
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
114 p.
Isbn
9780618159765
Lccn
2003019558
Other control number
9780618159765
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm53797147
Label
The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-103), discography (p. 105-106), and index
Contents
Easter Sunday, April 9, 1939 -- Twenty-five cents a song -- A voice in a thousand -- Marian fever -- Banned by the DAR -- Singing to the nation -- Breaking barriers -- "What I had was singing."
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
114 p.
Isbn
9780618159765
Lccn
2003019558
Other control number
9780618159765
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm53797147

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