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Martin's Big Words

The Life Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By Doreen Rappaport

This picture book biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. brings his life and the profound nature of his message to young children through his own words. Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of the most influential and gifted speakers of all time. Doreen Rappaport uses quotes from some of his most beloved speeches to tell the story of his life and his work in a simple, direct way. Bryan Collier's stunning collage art combines remarkable watercolor paintings with vibrant patterns and textures. A timeline and a lsit of additional books and web sites help make this a standout biography of Dr. King.

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  • CB King, Children's Biography
  • CB King, Children's Biography
  • CB King, Children's Biography
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  • CB King, Children's Biography
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ISBN

078682591X


Format: Book
Author: Rappaport, Doreen
Title: Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.
Publisher Date: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2001.
Subject: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Quotations -- Juvenile literature. King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature. African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
Isbn: 078682591X (library) 0786807148 (trade)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 49
System Items Total: 50
Call Number: B King
Oclc: 44720790
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Bib Id: 172145

Format: Book
Author: Rappaport, Doreen
Title: Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2001.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Quotations -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
Other Author: Collier, Bryan ill.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
LCCN: 00040957
ISBN: 078682591X (library)
ISBN: 0786807148 (trade)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 49
Total Copies: 50
Call Number: B King