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Author Stotts, Stuart, 1957-

Title We shall overcome : a song that changed the world / by Stuart Stotts ; foreword by Pete Seeger ; with illustrations by Terrance Cummings.

Publication Info. Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction    j 782.4216 STO    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description vii, 72 pages : illustrations (some color), music ; 25 cm + 1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.)
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volume nc rdacarrier
Audience 1080 Lexile.
Awards American Library Association Notable Children's Books, 2011.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, discography, filmography (pages 66-68), and index.
Contents Keep your eyes on the prize -- Sing when the spirit says sing -- There's a meeting here tonight -- Which side are you on? -- Woke up this morning with my mind stayed on freedom -- The welcome table -- Peace like a river -- I got on my travelin' shoes.
Summary This book demonstrates the key role the song "We Shall Overcome" played in the civil rights, labor, and antiwar movements in America.
Study Program Accelerated Reader Grades 5-8 7.6 2 SD Quiz 134964 English non-fiction.
134964. Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.6 2.0.
Reading Counts RC 6-8 10.2 6.0 49040.
Performer Song performed by Pete Seeger.
Subject We shall overcome -- Juvenile literature.
Protest songs -- United States -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.
Music -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
We shall overcome.
Music -- Political aspects -- United States -- History.
Protest songs.
Added Author Cummings, Terrance.
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014, aut.
ISBN 9780547182100 (hbk.)
0547182104 (hbk.)

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