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The Resource Ain't nothing but a man : my quest to find the real John Henry, Scott Reynolds Nelson with Marc Aronson

Ain't nothing but a man : my quest to find the real John Henry, Scott Reynolds Nelson with Marc Aronson

Label
Ain't nothing but a man : my quest to find the real John Henry
Title
Ain't nothing but a man
Title remainder
my quest to find the real John Henry
Statement of responsibility
Scott Reynolds Nelson with Marc Aronson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historian Scott Reynolds Nelson recounts how he came to discover the real John Henry, an African-American railroad worker who became a legend in the famous song
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973/.04960730092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
E185.97.H455
LC item number
N445 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.6
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ain't nothing but a man : my quest to find the real John Henry, Scott Reynolds Nelson with Marc Aronson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) 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
Stuck -- Scavenger -- Who were the 40,000 missing men? -- Following the clues in the song about John Henry -- Big Bend -- Breakthrough -- On trial -- The contest -- The trackliners speak -- Appendices
Control code
ocm122309229
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781426300011
Lccn
2007012446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122309229
  • (Sirsi) a937879
Label
Ain't nothing but a man : my quest to find the real John Henry, Scott Reynolds Nelson with Marc Aronson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) 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
Stuck -- Scavenger -- Who were the 40,000 missing men? -- Following the clues in the song about John Henry -- Big Bend -- Breakthrough -- On trial -- The contest -- The trackliners speak -- Appendices
Control code
ocm122309229
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781426300011
Lccn
2007012446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122309229
  • (Sirsi) a937879

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