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The good neighbor : the life and work of Fred Rogers / Maxwell King.

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  • 6 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Brazil PL - Brazil LARGE PRINT 791.450 K (Text) 38160000674869 Second Floor, Large Print Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville LP ROGERS (Text) 78321000028265 Large Print Checked out 12/27/2018
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza LP BIO ROGERS fred (Text) 840191002536674 Auburn Plaza - New Large Print Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg LP BIO ROGERS (Text) 32826014180707 New Books Checked out 01/02/2019
Jay Co PL - Portland LP B R7255k (Text) 76383000463036 Adult New Shelf, LP B Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch LARGE.PRINT BIOGRAPHY ROGERS, FRED (Text) 37516002041124 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Chrisney Branch NEW CHR LP 791 ROG (Text) 70743000165381 Chrisney Available -
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 921 ROGERS LP (Text) 39206021504541 New Materials Checked out 01/02/2019
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield L.P. 921 Rogers (Text) 31208912044841 new large print Checked out 01/11/2019
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432855345
  • ISBN: 1432855344
  • Physical Description: 663 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-660).
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: A beautiful day -- Freddy -- Breathing room -- College days -- Love and music -- Basic training -- The Children's Corner -- On-air ministry -- Dr. Margaret McFarland -- Toronto and the CBC -- The birth of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood -- The Pastore hearing -- Language and meaning -- Mister Rogers, boss and teacher -- Puppet world -- On hiatus -- He's back! -- Behind the scenes in the Neighborhood -- Fred Rogers, musician -- Mister Rogers's family values -- Fearless authenticity -- Swimming -- The legacy -- The end of the Neighborhood -- America's favorite neighbor -- Mister Rogers lives on -- Epilogue: A personal note on the importance of Fred Rogers.
Summary, etc.:
"Drawing on original interviews, oral histories and archival documents, the author traces the iconic children's program host's personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work."
Subject: Rogers, Fred.
Mister Rogers' neighborhood (Television program)
Television personalities > United States > Biography.
Children's television programs > United States.
Moral education > On television.
Genre: Biographies.
Large type books.

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