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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
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
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."
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burleigh, Robert
Dewey number
  • 818/.5209
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.U274
LC item number
Z6176 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jenkins, Leonard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Poets, American
  • African American poets
  • Poets, American
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Langston's train ride, by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm52520229
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352390
Lccn
2003049899
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Langston's train ride, by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Publication
Control code
ocm52520229
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352390
Lccn
2003049899
Other physical details
col. ill.

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