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The Resource What color is my world? : the lost history of African-American inventors, Kareem Addul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld ; illustrated by Ben Boos & A.G. Ford

What color is my world? : the lost history of African-American inventors, Kareem Addul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld ; illustrated by Ben Boos & A.G. Ford

Label
What color is my world? : the lost history of African-American inventors
Title
What color is my world?
Title remainder
the lost history of African-American inventors
Statement of responsibility
Kareem Addul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld ; illustrated by Ben Boos & A.G. Ford
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While twins Ella and Herbie help the handyman Mr. Midal work on their new home, he tells them about such inventors as Granville Woods, Dr. Henry T. Sampson, and James West, giving them a new view of their heritage as African-Americans
Summary
While twins Ella and Herbie help the handyman Mr. Midal work on their new home, he tells them about such inventors as Granville Woods, Dr. Henry T. Sampson, and James West, giving them a new view of their heritage as African-Americans
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10097653
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 609.2273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PZ7.A1589337
LC item number
Wh 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Obstfeld, Raymond
  • Boos, Ben
  • Ford, AG
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventors
  • African American inventors
  • African Americans
  • Moving, Household
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Twins
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how African-American inventors changed the way we live
Label
What color is my world? : the lost history of African-American inventors, Kareem Addul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld ; illustrated by Ben Boos & A.G. Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 86-87) 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
Dr. Henry T. Sampson -- Granville T. Woods -- Lewis Howard Latimer -- Dr. Mark Dean -- Dr. Valerie L. Thomas -- James E. West -- Frederick McKinley Jones -- Joseph Lee -- Lloyd A. Hall -- George Crum -- -- Daniel Hale Williams -- Dr. Charles Drew -- Dr. Percy Lavon Julian -- Alfred L. Cralle -- Lonnie Johnson -- Garrett Morgan
Control code
ocn832314840
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition in this format.
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9780763664428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)832314840
Label
What color is my world? : the lost history of African-American inventors, Kareem Addul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld ; illustrated by Ben Boos & A.G. Ford
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 86-87) 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
Dr. Henry T. Sampson -- Granville T. Woods -- Lewis Howard Latimer -- Dr. Mark Dean -- Dr. Valerie L. Thomas -- James E. West -- Frederick McKinley Jones -- Joseph Lee -- Lloyd A. Hall -- George Crum -- -- Daniel Hale Williams -- Dr. Charles Drew -- Dr. Percy Lavon Julian -- Alfred L. Cralle -- Lonnie Johnson -- Garrett Morgan
Control code
ocn832314840
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition in this format.
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9780763664428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)832314840

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