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The Resource African icons : ten people who shaped history, Tracey Baptiste ; illustrated by Hillary D. Wilson

African icons : ten people who shaped history, Tracey Baptiste ; illustrated by Hillary D. Wilson

Label
African icons : ten people who shaped history
Title
African icons
Title remainder
ten people who shaped history
Statement of responsibility
Tracey Baptiste ; illustrated by Hillary D. Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Full-color portraits illustrate the stories of ten people-rulers, educators, inventors, scholars, and explorers-who helped shape the African continent and the world from ancient times through the tumultuous sixteenth century"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baptiste, Tracey
Dewey number
960.099
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • Grades 4-6
Intended audience source
  • Algonquin Young Readers
  • Algonquin Young Readers
LC call number
DT18
LC item number
.B37 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilson, Hillary D.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Kings and rulers
  • Kings and rulers
  • Africa
Target audience
juvenile
Label
African icons : ten people who shaped history, Tracey Baptiste ; illustrated by Hillary D. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: When Africa Fueled the World -- The Sahara Yawns: Menes: Creator of Dynasties -- Merneith: A Queen Erased -- The Dawn of Egypt: Imhotep: From Peasant to God -- Metal Bonds -- Nature as Character: Aesop: The Wisest Man in the Ancient World -- Across the Waves: Hannibal Barca: Unparalleled Military Strategist -- Terence: North African Playwright -- Amanirenas: Warrior, Diplomat, Queen -- Where Few Dared to Tread: Tin Hinan: Founding a City on the Dunes -- Across the Golden Sand: Mansa Musa: The Richest Man of All Time -- The Catalan Atlas --The Power of the Griot -- Libraries in the Sand -- The Winds Change: Queen Idia: Kingmaker -- Culture Lost -- Author's note -- Source notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Designer's Note
Control code
on1242021999
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 160 pages
Isbn
9781616209001
Lccn
2021011317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1242021999
Label
African icons : ten people who shaped history, Tracey Baptiste ; illustrated by Hillary D. Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: When Africa Fueled the World -- The Sahara Yawns: Menes: Creator of Dynasties -- Merneith: A Queen Erased -- The Dawn of Egypt: Imhotep: From Peasant to God -- Metal Bonds -- Nature as Character: Aesop: The Wisest Man in the Ancient World -- Across the Waves: Hannibal Barca: Unparalleled Military Strategist -- Terence: North African Playwright -- Amanirenas: Warrior, Diplomat, Queen -- Where Few Dared to Tread: Tin Hinan: Founding a City on the Dunes -- Across the Golden Sand: Mansa Musa: The Richest Man of All Time -- The Catalan Atlas --The Power of the Griot -- Libraries in the Sand -- The Winds Change: Queen Idia: Kingmaker -- Culture Lost -- Author's note -- Source notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Designer's Note
Control code
on1242021999
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 160 pages
Isbn
9781616209001
Lccn
2021011317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1242021999

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