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The Resource A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Title
A nation's hope
Title remainder
the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Statement of responsibility
Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Title variation
  • Story of boxing legend Joe Louis
  • Joe Louis
Title variation remainder
  • a nation's hope
  • the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated introduction to the life and accomplishments of professional boxer Joe Louis
Summary
An evocative portrait of the boxing icon centers around his historic match against Germany's Max Schmeling on the eve of World War II, a fight that reflected international tensions and a triumph against racial barriers
Illustration
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2011
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
385149
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
de la Peña, Matt
Dewey number
  • 796.83/092
  • [E]
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 3.6
  • K-3
  • NP
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
GV1132.L6
LC item number
P46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Kadir
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis, Joe
  • African American boxers
  • Louis, Joe
  • China
  • African Americans
  • Louis, Joe
  • China
  • African Americans
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19583916
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803731677
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2010013477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol13115286
Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peña ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19583916
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803731677
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2010013477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol13115286

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