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The Resource Langston's train ride, by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins

Langston's train ride, by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins

Label
Langston's train ride
Title
Langston's train ride
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Title variation
Langstons train ride
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the twentieth-century African American poet Langston Hughes affirms his vocation as a writer through the composition of his famous 1921 poem "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
140171
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burleigh, Robert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 690
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 5
Reading level
3.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jenkins, Leonard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Poets, American
  • African American poets
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Langston's train ride, by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352390
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2003049899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm52520229
  • 112082
Label
Langston's train ride, by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352390
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2003049899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm52520229
  • 112082

Library Locations

    • Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      3000 Macon Road, Columbus, GA, 31906, US
      32.4769285 -84.9441
    • North Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      5689 Armour Road, Columbus, GA, 31909, US
      32.528633 -84.953102
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