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The Resource Mississippi bridge, by Mildred D. Taylog ; illustrated by Max Ginsburg

Mississippi bridge, by Mildred D. Taylog ; illustrated by Max Ginsburg

Label
Mississippi bridge
Title
Mississippi bridge
Statement of responsibility
by Mildred D. Taylog ; illustrated by Max Ginsburg
Creator
Contributor
ugmtDEBBFDs
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten-year-old Jeremy Sims is ashamed of the harsh racism of his father and other white adults. He wants to make friends with the black Logan family to make amends, only to see them thrown off the overloaded local bus. But as the rain pours down and the river swells, disaster looms!
Member of
Summary
During a heavy rainstorm in 1930s rural Mississippi, a ten-year-old white boy sees a bus driver order all the black passengers off a crowded bus to make room for late-arriving white passengers and then set off across the raging Rosa Lee River
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
100115
Cataloging source
MPC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Mildred D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.T21723
LC item number
Mi 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ginsburg, Max
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
LRS Cornerstone series
Series volume
0006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Large type books
  • Race relations
  • African Americans
  • Prejudices
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mississippi bridge, by Mildred D. Taylog ; illustrated by Max Ginsburg
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
Control code
20407710
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781581181180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm59107573
  • (OCoLC)59107573
Label
Mississippi bridge, by Mildred D. Taylog ; illustrated by Max Ginsburg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20407710
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781581181180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm59107573
  • (OCoLC)59107573

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