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The Resource Rosa Parks, written by Lisbeth Kaiser ; illustrated by Marta Antelo

Rosa Parks, written by Lisbeth Kaiser ; illustrated by Marta Antelo

Label
Rosa Parks
Title
Rosa Parks
Statement of responsibility
written by Lisbeth Kaiser ; illustrated by Marta Antelo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 'Little People, Big Dreams' series, discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. Rosa Parks grew up during segregation in Alabama, but she was taught to respect herself and stand up for her rights. In 1955, she refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Her decision had a huge impact on civil rights, eventually leading to the end of segregation on public transport. Rosa has been described as The Mother of the Freedom Movement; this inspiring story of her life features a facts and photos
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Kaiser, Lisbeth
Dewey number
  • 323.1'196'073092
  • 323.1'196'073092
  • 323.1196073092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Juvenile
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1981-
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Antelo, Marta
Series statement
Little people, big dreams
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parks, Rosa
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Non-Fiction 5+
  • Society
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rosa Parks, written by Lisbeth Kaiser ; illustrated by Marta Antelo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781786030177
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
28 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781786030177
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
Rosa Parks, written by Lisbeth Kaiser ; illustrated by Marta Antelo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781786030177
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
28 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781786030177
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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