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The Resource M.C. Higgins, the great, Virginia Hamilton

M.C. Higgins, the great, Virginia Hamilton

Label
M.C. Higgins, the great
Title
M.C. Higgins, the great
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, creeps closer to his house in the Ohio hills, fifteen-year-old M.C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love
Summary
As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, creeps closer to his house in the Ohio hills, fifteen-year-old M. C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1974.
  • National Book Award for Children's Books, 1975.
  • Newbery Medal, 1975.
Awards note
Newbery Award, 1975
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078510
Cataloging source
DLC
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1934-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
630
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H1828
LC item number
Mac 1999
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Coming of age
  • Family life
  • Mountain life
  • Ohio
Target audience
juvenile
Label
M.C. Higgins, the great, Virginia Hamilton
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"25th anniversary edition"--T.p. 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
1426235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780689830747
Lccn
99014288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40890942
  • (OCoLC)40890942
Label
M.C. Higgins, the great, Virginia Hamilton
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"25th anniversary edition"--T.p. 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
1426235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780689830747
Lccn
99014288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40890942
  • (OCoLC)40890942

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