The Resource John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

Label
John Henry
Title
John Henry
Statement of responsibility
by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the legend of the African-American railroad builder who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Julius
Dewey number
398.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD720L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.1.L434
LC item number
Jo 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • John Henry (Legendary character)
  • John Henry (Legendary character)
  • African Americans
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803716063
Lccn
93034583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
BK0002392336
Label
John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803716063
Lccn
93034583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
BK0002392336

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