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Marian Anderson : amazing opera singer

by McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017

Format: Print Book 2013
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Wilkinsburg Public Library Easy Nonfiction E92 ANDERSON
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Easy Nonfiction
 
Call Number  E92 ANDERSON
 
 
Summary
Marian Anderson, with the power of her magnificent voice, triumphed over the racial barriers of her time. In a career that spanned four decades, she lifted herself out of poverty to become a world-famous singer. In this wonderful, easy text, the McKissacks show how the light of Marian Anderson grew bright and transformed her into one of the most beloved people around the world.
Additional Information
Series McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017. Famous African Americans.
Subjects Anderson, Marian, -- 1897-1993 -- Juvenile literature.
Contraltos -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American singers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Berkeley Heights, NJ :Enslow Elementary,2013
Contributors McKissack, Fredrick.
Language English
Notes "Original ediion published as Marian Anderson: a great singer in 1991"--T.p. verso.
Description 24 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 x 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
ISBN 9780766041011
0766041018
9781464402029 (pbk.)
1464402027 (pbk.)
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