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The Resource A First dictionary of cultural literacy : what our children need to know, edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; associate editors, William G. Rowland, Jr. & Michael Stanford

A First dictionary of cultural literacy : what our children need to know, edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; associate editors, William G. Rowland, Jr. & Michael Stanford

Label
A First dictionary of cultural literacy : what our children need to know
Title
A First dictionary of cultural literacy
Title remainder
what our children need to know
Statement of responsibility
edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; associate editors, William G. Rowland, Jr. & Michael Stanford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an outline of the knowledge that, according to the Cultural Literacy Foundation, should be acquired by the end of sixth grade, in such categories as literature, religion and philosophy, history, geography, mathematics, science, and technology
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
031.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • AG5
  • E169.1
LC item number
  • .F55 1989
  • .F538 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
NLM call number
903 Hir
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hirsch, E. D.
  • Rowland, William G
  • Stanford, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A First dictionary of cultural literacy : what our children need to know, edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; associate editors, William G. Rowland, Jr. & Michael Stanford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Proverbs -- Idioms -- English -- Literature -- Mythology -- Music, art, and architecture -- The Bible -- Religion and philosophy -- American history to 1865 -- American history since 1865 -- Politics and economics -- World history to 1600 -- World history since 1600 -- United States geography -- World geography -- Mathematics -- Physical sciences -- Earth sciences and weather -- Life sciences -- Medicine and the human body -- Technology
Control code
ocm19777238
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780395599013
Lccn
89033776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19777238
Label
A First dictionary of cultural literacy : what our children need to know, edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; associate editors, William G. Rowland, Jr. & Michael Stanford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Proverbs -- Idioms -- English -- Literature -- Mythology -- Music, art, and architecture -- The Bible -- Religion and philosophy -- American history to 1865 -- American history since 1865 -- Politics and economics -- World history to 1600 -- World history since 1600 -- United States geography -- World geography -- Mathematics -- Physical sciences -- Earth sciences and weather -- Life sciences -- Medicine and the human body -- Technology
Control code
ocm19777238
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780395599013
Lccn
89033776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19777238

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