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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
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Secondary Level, 2019.
  • 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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