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The Resource The Glory Field : with Connections, by Walter Dean Myers

The Glory Field : with Connections, by Walter Dean Myers

Label
The Glory Field : with Connections
Title
The Glory Field
Title remainder
with Connections
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers
Title variation
Connections
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows a family's two hundred forty-one year history, from the capture of an African boy in the 1750s through the lives of his descendants, as their dreams and circumstances lead them away from and back to the small plot of land in South Carolina that they call the Glory Field
Member of
Summary
Follows a family's two hundred forty-one year history, from the capture of an African boy in the 1750s through the lives of his descendants, as their dreams and circumstances lead them away from and back to the small plot of land in South Carolina that they call the Glory Field
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076263
Cataloging source
THM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Intended audience
800
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Gl 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
HRW Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Families
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Glory Field : with Connections, by Walter Dean Myers
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
Contents
Connections: Amistad rising: a story of freedom (historical fiction) / by Veronica Chambers -- Runagate Runagate (poem) / by Robert Hayden -- Eliza's escape (biographical incident) / told by Rev. Josiah Henson -- Follow the drinking gourd (essay) / by Jerry Silverman -- Follow the drinking gourd (poem) / traditional -- Peonage: Article from The crisis (essay extract) -- A letter to Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois (letter to editor) -- A southern domestic worker speaks (oral history) -- Louis Armstrong, ambassador of jazz (biography extract) / by Studs Terkel -- The Little Rock crisis, 1957-1958: "I had cracked the wall" (interviews) -- Walter Dean Myers (biographical sketch)
Control code
2539674
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780030546167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm42280650
Label
The Glory Field : with Connections, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Connections: Amistad rising: a story of freedom (historical fiction) / by Veronica Chambers -- Runagate Runagate (poem) / by Robert Hayden -- Eliza's escape (biographical incident) / told by Rev. Josiah Henson -- Follow the drinking gourd (essay) / by Jerry Silverman -- Follow the drinking gourd (poem) / traditional -- Peonage: Article from The crisis (essay extract) -- A letter to Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois (letter to editor) -- A southern domestic worker speaks (oral history) -- Louis Armstrong, ambassador of jazz (biography extract) / by Studs Terkel -- The Little Rock crisis, 1957-1958: "I had cracked the wall" (interviews) -- Walter Dean Myers (biographical sketch)
Control code
2539674
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780030546167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm42280650

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