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The Resource A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riot of 1919, Claire Hartfield

A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riot of 1919, Claire Hartfield

Label
A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riot of 1919
Title
A few red drops
Title remainder
the Chicago Race Riot of 1919
Statement of responsibility
Claire Hartfield
Title variation
  • Few red drops, the Chicago Race Riot of 1919
  • Chicago Race Riot of 1919
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the events and forces leading up to 1919 race riots in Chicago."--Provided by publisher
Summary
A gripping, measured account of a day at the beach in summer 1919 that precipitated a full-blown race riot in Chicago, tracing the events and forces that made the explosion inevitable
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2019.
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Author Award Winner, 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10617546
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hartfield, Claire
Dewey number
305.896/0730773110904
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 12 and up
LC call number
F548.9.N3
LC item number
H37 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1120
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chicago Race Riot, Chicago, Ill., 1919
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Civil rights movements
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Chicago Race Riots of 1919
Label
A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riot of 1919, Claire Hartfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catalyst -- The beach -- A time to reap -- First whispers -- Freedom fight -- Self reliance -- White Negroes -- Waste matters -- Parallel universes -- A stone's throw -- Up from the south -- A higher call -- The northern fever -- A real place for Negroes -- A job, any job -- Full to bursting -- Respectability and respect -- Reaping the whirlwind -- Tensions rising -- Last straws -- Race riot -- Ratcheting up -- Point counterpoint -- Moment of truth
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780544785137
Lccn
2016026969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)953709906
Label
A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riot of 1919, Claire Hartfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catalyst -- The beach -- A time to reap -- First whispers -- Freedom fight -- Self reliance -- White Negroes -- Waste matters -- Parallel universes -- A stone's throw -- Up from the south -- A higher call -- The northern fever -- A real place for Negroes -- A job, any job -- Full to bursting -- Respectability and respect -- Reaping the whirlwind -- Tensions rising -- Last straws -- Race riot -- Ratcheting up -- Point counterpoint -- Moment of truth
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780544785137
Lccn
2016026969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)953709906

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