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The Resource Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph

Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph

Label
Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America
Title
Gordon Parks
Title remainder
how the photographer captured black and white America
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed"--
Assigning source
Book jacket
Awards note
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Children's books, 2015.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
770.89
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-8
LC call number
TR140.P35
LC item number
W43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.5.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christoph, Jamey
Study program name
Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parks, Gordon
  • African American photographers
  • Photographers
  • Parks, Gordon
  • African American photographers
  • Photographers
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Parks, Gordon
  • African American photographers
  • Photographers
  • United States
  • African American photographers
  • Photographers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph
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
Control code
ocn889688531
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807530177
Lccn
2014034300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)889688531
Label
Gordon Parks : how the photographer captured black and white America, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by Jamey Christoph
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn889688531
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807530177
Lccn
2014034300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)889688531

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