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The many faces of Josephine Baker : dancer, singer, activist, spy, Peggy Caravantes

Label
The many faces of Josephine Baker : dancer, singer, activist, spy
Title
The many faces of Josephine Baker
Title remainder
dancer, singer, activist, spy
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Caravantes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Author Peggy Caravantes provides the first in-depth portrait of Josephine Baker written for young adults. This lively biography follows Baker's life from her childhood, to her participation in the civil rights movement, her espionage work in WWII, and the adoption of her twelve children. Also included are informative sidebars, fascinating photographs, source notes, and a bibliography"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caravantes, Peggy
Dewey number
  • 792.802/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1785.B3
LC item number
C37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women of action
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baker, Josephine
  • Dancers
  • African American entertainers
  • Spies
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General
  • Baker, Josephine
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • African American entertainers
  • Dancers
  • Secret service
  • Spies
  • France
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography
Label
The many faces of Josephine Baker : dancer, singer, activist, spy, Peggy Caravantes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Her own journey -- Show business debut -- Joséphine charms Paris -- La folie du jour -- Two loves -- Storms of life -- Joséphine's challenges -- Let my people go -- In my village -- Joséphine and Jo split -- Losing Les Milandes -- The curtain falls
Control code
ocn879249185
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 195 pages
Isbn
9781613730348
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014026074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1174112
  • (Sirsi) o879249185
  • (OCoLC)879249185
Label
The many faces of Josephine Baker : dancer, singer, activist, spy, Peggy Caravantes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Her own journey -- Show business debut -- Joséphine charms Paris -- La folie du jour -- Two loves -- Storms of life -- Joséphine's challenges -- Let my people go -- In my village -- Joséphine and Jo split -- Losing Les Milandes -- The curtain falls
Control code
ocn879249185
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 195 pages
Isbn
9781613730348
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014026074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1174112
  • (Sirsi) o879249185
  • (OCoLC)879249185

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