The Resource A child's introduction to african american history : The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country., Jabari Asim, (downloadable audiobook)

A child's introduction to african american history : The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country., Jabari Asim, (downloadable audiobook)

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A child's introduction to african american history : The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country.
Title
A child's introduction to african american history
Title remainder
The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country.
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Jabari Asim
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Language
eng
Summary
Jabari Asim goes beyond what's taught in the classroom and tells a fact-filled history of African Americans through politics, activism, sports, entertainment, music, and much more. You'll follow the road to freedom beginning with the slave trade and the middle passage through the abolitionist movement and the Civil War where many African Americans fought as soldiers. You'll learn how slave songs often contained hidden messages and how a 15-year-old Jamaican-born young man named Clive Campbell helped to create hip-hop in the early 1970's. You'll experience the passionate speeches, marches, and movements of the Civil Rights era along with and the sacrifices of Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, Medgar Evers, and many others.Along the way there are dozens of profiles of political trailblazers like Shirley Chisholm, the first black women elected to Congress in 1968; dominants athletes like Tiger Woods who, in 1995, was only the second African American to play in a Master's Golf Tournament which he went on to win in 1997; popular musicians like Miles Davis, one the most influential artists of the twentieth century; and inspiring writers like Toni Morrison, the first African American to win the Nobel Prize in literature.Filled with beautiful illustrations that bring these figures and events to life, plus a removable historical timeline, A Child's Introduction to African American History is a fascinating and comprehensive guide to this often overlooked yet immensely important part of American history
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Asim, Jabari
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • History
  • Sociology
Target audience
juvenile
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A child's introduction to african american history : The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country., Jabari Asim, (downloadable audiobook)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3461263
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Publication
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Unabridged
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digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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stereophonic
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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ocm00000052d02cff-ed7e-4ce8-8066-5a987fb7a12a
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
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  • online
  • electronic
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not applicable
Isbn
9781549140815
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(sound recording)
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  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
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  • s
  • c
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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  • remote
  • other
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unknown
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52D02CFF-ED7E-4CE8-8066-5A987FB7A12A
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  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
A child's introduction to african american history : The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country., Jabari Asim, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=3461263
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00000052d02cff-ed7e-4ce8-8066-5a987fb7a12a
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549140815
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
52D02CFF-ED7E-4CE8-8066-5A987FB7A12A
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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