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The Resource The century for young people, Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau

The century for young people, Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau

Label
The century for young people
Title
The century for young people
Statement of responsibility
Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An adaptation of the bestselling adult version of The Century, offering young Americans a unique look at the past 100 years, via not only archival material but through the eyes of the people who lived through it
Writing style
Award
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
195248
Cataloging source
B@L
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Jennifer
Dewey number
909.82
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
D422
LC item number
.A76 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bourbeau, Katherine
  • Jennings, Peter
  • Brewster, Todd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Modern
  • History, Modern
  • History, Modern
  • Twentieth century
  • History, Modern
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The century for young people, Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Doubleday book for young readers."
  • Includes 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
Seeds of change 1901-1914 -- Shell shock 1914-1919 -- Boom to bust 1920-1929 -- Stormy weather 1929-1936 -- Over the edge 1936-1941 -- Global nightmare 1941-1945 -- An uneasy peace 1946-1952 -- Mass markets 1953-1961 -- Into the streets 1961-1969 -- Years of doubt 1969-1981 -- New morning 1981-1989 -- Machine dreams 1989-1999
Control code
ocm42431186
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780385327084
Lccn
00503301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)42431186
Label
The century for young people, Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau
Publication
Note
  • "A Doubleday book for young readers."
  • Includes 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
Seeds of change 1901-1914 -- Shell shock 1914-1919 -- Boom to bust 1920-1929 -- Stormy weather 1929-1936 -- Over the edge 1936-1941 -- Global nightmare 1941-1945 -- An uneasy peace 1946-1952 -- Mass markets 1953-1961 -- Into the streets 1961-1969 -- Years of doubt 1969-1981 -- New morning 1981-1989 -- Machine dreams 1989-1999
Control code
ocm42431186
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780385327084
Lccn
00503301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)42431186

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