The Resource Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world, Cynthia Chin-Lee ; illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy

Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world, Cynthia Chin-Lee ; illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy

Label
Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world
Title
Amelia to Zora
Title remainder
twenty-six women who changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Chin-Lee ; illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In alphabetical order, presents brief biographies of women from all walks of life who have made a difference in people's lives
Awards note
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2006
  • Amelia Bloomer Award, 2006
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chin-Lee, Cynthia
Dewey number
  • 920.72
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT3207
LC item number
.C49 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Halsey, Megan
  • Addy, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Alphabet books
  • Women
  • Alphabet books
  • Women
  • PLP
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world, Cynthia Chin-Lee ; illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Amelia Earhart (1897-1937), pilot -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1914-1956), athlete -- Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900-1980), astronomer -- Dolores Huerta (1930- ), union co-founder -- Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), first lady -- Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), painter -- Grace Hopper (1906-1992), computer scientist -- Helen Keller (1880-1968), advocate for the disabled -- Imogen Cunningham (1883-1976), photographer -- Jane Goodall (1934- ), naturalist -- Kristi Yamaguchi (1971- ), ice skating champion -- Lena Horne (1917- ), entertainer -- Maya Lin (1959- ), architect -- Nawal El Sadaawi (1931- ), women's rights activist -- Oprah Winfrey (1954- ), talk show host -- Patricia Schroeder (1940- ), congresswoman -- Quah Ah (1893-1949), artist -- Rachel Carson (1907-1964), environmentalist -- Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (1945- ), democratic leader -- Mother Teresa (1910-1997), servant of the poor -- Ursula Le Guin (1929- ), writer -- Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit (1900-1990), diplomat -- Wilma Mankiller (1945- ), chief of the Cherokee nation -- Chen Xiefen (1883-1923), journalist -- Yoshiko Uchida (1922-1992), writer -- Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960), anthropologist, writer
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781570915222
Lccn
2004003847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54759137
  • (OCoLC)54759137
Label
Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world, Cynthia Chin-Lee ; illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Amelia Earhart (1897-1937), pilot -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1914-1956), athlete -- Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900-1980), astronomer -- Dolores Huerta (1930- ), union co-founder -- Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), first lady -- Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), painter -- Grace Hopper (1906-1992), computer scientist -- Helen Keller (1880-1968), advocate for the disabled -- Imogen Cunningham (1883-1976), photographer -- Jane Goodall (1934- ), naturalist -- Kristi Yamaguchi (1971- ), ice skating champion -- Lena Horne (1917- ), entertainer -- Maya Lin (1959- ), architect -- Nawal El Sadaawi (1931- ), women's rights activist -- Oprah Winfrey (1954- ), talk show host -- Patricia Schroeder (1940- ), congresswoman -- Quah Ah (1893-1949), artist -- Rachel Carson (1907-1964), environmentalist -- Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (1945- ), democratic leader -- Mother Teresa (1910-1997), servant of the poor -- Ursula Le Guin (1929- ), writer -- Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit (1900-1990), diplomat -- Wilma Mankiller (1945- ), chief of the Cherokee nation -- Chen Xiefen (1883-1923), journalist -- Yoshiko Uchida (1922-1992), writer -- Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960), anthropologist, writer
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781570915222
Lccn
2004003847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54759137
  • (OCoLC)54759137

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