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The Resource Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep

Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep

Label
Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku
Title
Surfer of the century
Title remainder
the life of Duke Kahanamoku
Statement of responsibility
by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
Title variation
Life of Duke Kahanamoku
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brief biography of Hawaiian Duke Kahanamoku, five-time Olympic swimming champion from the early 1900s who is also considered worldwide as the 'father of modern surfing'
Summary
A biography of Hawaiian Duke Kahanamoku, five-time Olympic swimming champion from the early 1900s who is also considered worldwide as the 'father of modern surfing'
Award
Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Illustration in Children's Literature, 2008.
Awards note
Texas Bluebonnet Award master list, 2010-2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
210380
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 797.3/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
980
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
GV838.K35
LC item number
C76 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Duke Kahanamoku
Label
Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (t.page verso)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm76261704
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584302766
Lccn
2006036562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76261704
  • (Sirsi) a941788
Label
Surfer of the century : the life of Duke Kahanamoku, by Ellie Crowe ; illustrations by Richard Waldrep
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (t.page verso)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm76261704
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584302766
Lccn
2006036562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76261704
  • (Sirsi) a941788

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