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The Resource The man who walked between the towers, Mordicai Gerstein

The man who walked between the towers, Mordicai Gerstein

Label
The man who walked between the towers
Title
The man who walked between the towers
Statement of responsibility
Mordicai Gerstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers
Awards note
Caldecott Medal/Honor, 2004
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, June 2004
  • School Library Journal starred, November 2003
  • Horn Book Starred, November 2003
  • Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starre, December 2003
  • Pub Weekly, September 2003
  • Kirkus Starred, August 2003
  • Booklist, November 2003
  • New York Times, November 2003
  • Horn Book, April 2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerstein, Mordicai
Dewey number
  • 791.3/4/092
  • 791.3/4/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.6
  • K-3
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Petit, Philippe
  • Petit, Philippe
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
  • Tightrope walking
  • Aerialists
  • Aerialists
  • Tightrope walking
Target audience
primary
Label
The man who walked between the towers, Mordicai Gerstein
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
fol08928320
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9780761317913
Lccn
2003009040
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)36549F
Label
The man who walked between the towers, Mordicai Gerstein
Publication
Control code
fol08928320
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9780761317913
Lccn
2003009040
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)36549F

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