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The Resource A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peäna ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peäna ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Title
A nation's hope
Title remainder
the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Statement of responsibility
Matt de la Peäna ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Title variation
Joe Louis
Title variation remainder
  • a nation's hope
  • the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An evocative portrait of the boxing icon centers around his historic match against Germany's Max Schmeling on the eve of World War II, a fight that reflected international tensions and a triumph against racial barriers
Illustration
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2011
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
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385149
Cataloging source
DLC
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Peäna, Matt de la
Dewey number
  • 796.83092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1132.L6
LC item number
P46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 5
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Nelson, Kadir
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis, Joe
  • African American boxers
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of boxing legend Joe Louis
Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peäna ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803731677
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010013477
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)535490590
Label
A nation's hope : the story of boxing legend Joe Louis, Matt de la Peäna ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803731677
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010013477
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)535490590

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