The Resource Happy birthday, Martin Luther King, by Jean Marzollo ; illustrated by J. Brian Pinkney

Happy birthday, Martin Luther King, by Jean Marzollo ; illustrated by J. Brian Pinkney

Label
Happy birthday, Martin Luther King
Title
Happy birthday, Martin Luther King
Statement of responsibility
by Jean Marzollo ; illustrated by J. Brian Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to a great civil rights leader. In simple words and beautiful scratchboard illustrations, the story of King's life and his commitment to understanding between races is told. Though this is in a picture-book format, the care taken in writing the text has made it very accessible to young readers. The focus is on King's ability to bring people together in this simple biography. The focus is on King's ability to bring people together in this simple biography. Annotation. Much more than a biography, this book is an examination of the principles set forth by the renowned civil rights leader. The author highlights King's most brilliant moments, which will help readers better appreciate his accomplishments. Text copyright 2004 Lectorum Publications, Inc
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marzollo, Jean
Dewey number
  • 323/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
M345 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, J. Brian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • Baptists
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Baptists
  • Civil rights workers
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Happy birthday, Martin Luther King, by Jean Marzollo ; illustrated by J. Brian Pinkney
Link
https://archive.org/details/happybirthdaymar00jean
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
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035149049
Label
Happy birthday, Martin Luther King, by Jean Marzollo ; illustrated by J. Brian Pinkney
Link
https://archive.org/details/happybirthdaymar00jean
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035149049

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