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

The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein

Label
The man who walked between the towers
Title
The man who walked between the towers
Statement of responsibility
by Mordicai Gerstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers
Title
The man who walked between the towers
Creator
Summary
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers
Subject
Genre
Writing style
Illustration line
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 2004.
  • Caldecott Medal, 2004.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), 2005.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2003
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2003
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 2004
Biography type
contains biographical information
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122231
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.3/4/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 480
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV551
LC item number
.G47 2003
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480
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 6
Target audience
primary
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Mordicai Gerstein
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein
Publication
Copyright
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
20757057
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761317913
Isbn Type
(trade ed.)
Lccn
2003009040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2003009040

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