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The Resource In the promised land : lives of Jewish Americans, by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu

In the promised land : lives of Jewish Americans, by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu

Label
In the promised land : lives of Jewish Americans
Title
In the promised land
Title remainder
lives of Jewish Americans
Statement of responsibility
by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers vignettes from the lives of thirteen Jewish Americans whose achievements, from the colonial period through the present, contributed to women's and worker's rights, medicine, science, fashion, photography, sport, and entertainment
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappaport, Doreen
Dewey number
  • 920/.0092924073
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.37
LC item number
.A168 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Van Wright, Cornelius
  • Hu, Ying-Hwa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jews
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
In the promised land : lives of Jewish Americans, by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Asher Levy C.1628-1682 -- Ernestine Rose 1810-1891 -- Solomon Nunes Carvalho 1815-1897 -- Jacob W. Davis 1834-1908 -- Lillian Wald 1867-1940 -- Harry Houdini (Ehrich Weiss) 1874-1926 -- Pauline Newman 1890-1986 -- Lillian Copeland 1904-1963 -- Ira Hirschman 1901- -- Jonas Salk 1914-1995 -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg 1933- -- Judith Resnick 1949-1986 -- Steven Spielberg 1947- -- About this book -- Selected research sources -- Books for young readers -- Websites for young readers
Control code
ocm54415597
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780060593957
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2003023011
Other control number
9780060593957
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
In the promised land : lives of Jewish Americans, by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu
Publication
Contents
Asher Levy C.1628-1682 -- Ernestine Rose 1810-1891 -- Solomon Nunes Carvalho 1815-1897 -- Jacob W. Davis 1834-1908 -- Lillian Wald 1867-1940 -- Harry Houdini (Ehrich Weiss) 1874-1926 -- Pauline Newman 1890-1986 -- Lillian Copeland 1904-1963 -- Ira Hirschman 1901- -- Jonas Salk 1914-1995 -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg 1933- -- Judith Resnick 1949-1986 -- Steven Spielberg 1947- -- About this book -- Selected research sources -- Books for young readers -- Websites for young readers
Control code
ocm54415597
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780060593957
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2003023011
Other control number
9780060593957
Other physical details
col. ill.

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