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The Resource Martha Graham : a dancer's life, by Russell Freedman

Martha Graham : a dancer's life, by Russell Freedman

Label
Martha Graham : a dancer's life
Title
Martha Graham
Title remainder
a dancer's life
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Title variation
Martha Graham
Title variation remainder
a dancers life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A photo-biography of the American dancer, teacher, and choreographer who was born in Pittsburgh in 1895 and who became a leading figure in the world of modern dance
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1998
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 1998.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
Awards note
  • Golden Kite Award nonfiction, 1998, ALA Notable Books, 1999.
  • Boston-Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book, 1998
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164336
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
  • 792.8/028/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • High School
LC call number
GV1785.G7
LC item number
F74 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.2
  • 8.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graham, Martha
  • Graham, Martha
  • Graham, Martha
  • Women dancers
  • Choreographers
  • Modern dance
  • Dancers
  • Choreographers
  • Modern dance
  • Women
  • Modern dance
  • United States
  • Choreographers
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a dancer's life
Label
Martha Graham : a dancer's life, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-168) 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
Acrobats of God -- Bewitched by the goddess -- Going to the top -- Revolt -- Creating a new language of dance -- Testing the limits -- New frontiers -- Enter Erick -- Love letter -- Making a dance -- Martha elopes -- World at her feet -- Time of snow -- I would much rather be dancing -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Picture credits -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm36949649
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780395746554
Lccn
97015832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36949649
Label
Martha Graham : a dancer's life, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-168) 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
Acrobats of God -- Bewitched by the goddess -- Going to the top -- Revolt -- Creating a new language of dance -- Testing the limits -- New frontiers -- Enter Erick -- Love letter -- Making a dance -- Martha elopes -- World at her feet -- Time of snow -- I would much rather be dancing -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Picture credits -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm36949649
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780395746554
Lccn
97015832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36949649

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