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Who was Pete Seeger? / by Noel MacCarry ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.

MacCarry, Noel, (author.). Marchesi, Stephen, (illustrator.).
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  • 20 of 20 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Who was-- ?
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville WHOHQ MACCARRY (Text) 34706001559618 WhoHQ Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington J 921 WHO (Text) 32572000605857 CVBPLC Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg J SER WHO (Text) 32808000386779 CVBPLV Juvenile Easy Chapter Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) J 921 SEE (Text) 33187004218216 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library J 921 SEE (Text) 33187004218208 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 921 SEE (Text) 33187004218190 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown JB SEEGER, PETE (Text) 75342000339661 Junior Biography Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV B SEEGER, PETE (Text) 37500004463184 Kids Biographies Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV BIO SEEGER (Text) 30653005579644 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y B SEEGER I (Text) 34330513302043 Juvenile - Intermediate Biographies Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448484754
  • ISBN: 9781518242328
  • ISBN: 9780515157987
  • Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Formatted Contents Note:
Who was Pete Seeger? -- Young Peter -- Finding his way -- Love and war -- Little house on the Hudson -- Pete on trial -- We shall overcome -- Give peace a chance -- The Clearwater -- American hero -- Timelines.
Summary, etc.:
Pete Seeger was still singing and playing the banjo for tens of thousands of fans even when he was at the age of ninety-four. Born in New York City on May 3, 1919, Pete came from a family of musicians. Despite writing and singing folk songs that all of America knows, not many kids know his name. Why? Because his ties to the Communist Party got him banned from radio and television for many years! Well-known for his civil rights activism with Martin Luther King Jr., Seeger also spearheaded efforts that cleaned up the Hudson River and made it beautiful again. His best-known songs include "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?", "If I Had a Hammer" and "Turn, Turn, Turn". In this easy-to-read biography from the New York Times best-selling series, Pete Seeger is revealed as not just a performer but as a champion for a better world and the eighty illustrations contained in the book help bring his story to life.
Target Audience Note:
840 Lexile.
840L Lexile
Subject: Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014 > Juvenile literature.
Folk singers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements > Songs and music > Biogroaphy.
Genre: Biographies.

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