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The Resource We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March, Cynthia Levinson

We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March, Cynthia Levinson

Label
We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Title
We've got a job
Title remainder
the 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Levinson
Title variation
  • We have got a job
  • 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Title variation remainder
the 1963 Birmingham Childrens March
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the events of the 4,000 African American students who marched to jail to secure their freedom in May 1963
Summary
Discusses the events of the 4,000 African American students who marched to jail to secure their freedom in May 1963
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Young Adult Nonfiction, 2013.
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2013.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10093881
Cataloging source
VLC
Dewey number
323.11960730761781
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F334.B69
LC item number
N4476 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
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the 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Label
We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March, Cynthia Levinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Junior Library Guild
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-171) and index
Contents
"I want to go to jail" -- Audrey Faye Hendricks: "There wasn't a bombing that I wasn't at." -- Washington Booker III: "I was too rambunctious to be a little black kid in the South. That put me in a position to be killed." -- James W. Stewart: "No. I am not going to be confined." -- Arnetta Streeter: "We needed to do something right then." -- Collision course: "We shall march until victory is won." -- Project C: "Overwhelmed by a feeling of hopelessness" -- The foot soldiers: "We got to use what we got." -- May 2. D-Day: "They're coming out!" -- May 3. Double D-Day: You wondered how people could be so cruel." -- Views from other sides: What were they thinking? -- May 4-6, 1963: "Deliver us from evil." -- May 7-10, 1963: "Nothing was said...about the children." -- May 11-May 23: It was the worst of times. It was the best of times." -- Freedom and fury: The walls fall down. -- Afterworld
Control code
5574245
Dimensions
25 x 24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9781561456277
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn798147918
  • (OCoLC)798147918
Label
We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March, Cynthia Levinson
Publication
Note
Junior Library Guild
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-171) and index
Contents
"I want to go to jail" -- Audrey Faye Hendricks: "There wasn't a bombing that I wasn't at." -- Washington Booker III: "I was too rambunctious to be a little black kid in the South. That put me in a position to be killed." -- James W. Stewart: "No. I am not going to be confined." -- Arnetta Streeter: "We needed to do something right then." -- Collision course: "We shall march until victory is won." -- Project C: "Overwhelmed by a feeling of hopelessness" -- The foot soldiers: "We got to use what we got." -- May 2. D-Day: "They're coming out!" -- May 3. Double D-Day: You wondered how people could be so cruel." -- Views from other sides: What were they thinking? -- May 4-6, 1963: "Deliver us from evil." -- May 7-10, 1963: "Nothing was said...about the children." -- May 11-May 23: It was the worst of times. It was the best of times." -- Freedom and fury: The walls fall down. -- Afterworld
Control code
5574245
Dimensions
25 x 24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9781561456277
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn798147918
  • (OCoLC)798147918

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