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The Resource Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh

Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh

Label
Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
Title
Separate is never equal
Title remainder
Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
Statement of responsibility
Duncan Tonatiuh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California"--
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Provided by publisher
Awards note
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal. honor book, 2015.
  • Belpré Medal honor book, 2015.
  • Américas Award winner, 2015.
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Award winner, elementary level, 2015.
  • Jane Addams Children<U+2019>s Book Award winner, younger children 2015.
  • Tomas Rivera Book Award, young readers, 2015.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society Award, 2015.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tonatiuh, Duncan
Dewey number
379.2/63
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
AD870L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Belpré Medal
  • School integration
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Américas Award
  • Jane Addams Children<U+2019>s Book Award
  • Mendez, Sylvia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 39 ) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781419710544
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013032089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn861335171
  • 527946
  • (OCoLC)861335171
Label
Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 39 ) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781419710544
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013032089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn861335171
  • 527946
  • (OCoLC)861335171

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