skip to content
Monkey town : the summer of the Scopes trial Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Monkey town : the summer of the Scopes trial

Author: Ronald Kidd
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
When her father hatches a plan to bring publicity to their small Tennessee town by arresting a local high school teacher for teaching about evolution, the resulting 1925 Scopes trial prompts fifteen-year-old Frances to rethink many of her beliefs about religion and truth, as well as her relationship with her father.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: John Thomas Scopes; John Thomas Scopes; John Thomas Scopes
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Kidd
ISBN: 9781416905721 1416905723
OCLC Number: 59003382
Description: 259 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ronald Kidd.
More information:

Abstract:

When her father hatches a plan to bring publicity to their small Tennessee town by arresting a local high school teacher for teaching about evolution, the resulting 1925 Scopes trial prompts fifteen-year-old Frances to rethink many of her beliefs about religion and truth, as well as her relationship with her father.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/59003382> # Monkey town : the summer of the Scopes trial
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "59003382" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: ejh" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49236516#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900 - 1999
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85108869> ; # Publicity
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85046034> ; # Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/3748159> ; # John Thomas Scopes
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1430335> ; # Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49236516#Place/tennessee> ; # Tennessee
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1156290> ; # Trials
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205353> ; # Tennessee.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj2006007628> ; # Evolution--Study and teaching--Law and legislation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49236516#Topic/fathers_and_daughters> ; # Fathers and daughters
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/69611925> ; # Ronald Kidd
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "When her father hatches a plan to bring publicity to their small Tennessee town by arresting a local high school teacher for teaching about evolution, the resulting 1925 Scopes trial prompts fifteen-year-old Frances to rethink many of her beliefs about religion and truth, as well as her relationship with her father."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/49236516> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Monkey town : the summer of the Scopes trial"@en ;
    schema:productID "59003382" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/59003382#PublicationEvent/new_york_simon_&_schuster_books_for_young_readers_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49236516#Agent/simon_&_schuster_books_for_young_readers> ; # Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0641/2005008920-s.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781416905721> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/59003382> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/49236516#Agent/simon_&_schuster_books_for_young_readers> # Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85046034> # Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85108869> # Publicity
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Publicity"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj2006007628> # Evolution--Study and teaching--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolution--Study and teaching--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1156290> # Trials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Trials"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205353> # Tennessee.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Tennessee." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1430335> # Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/3748159> # John Thomas Scopes
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Scopes" ;
    schema:givenName "John Thomas" ;
    schema:name "John Thomas Scopes" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/69611925> # Ronald Kidd
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kidd" ;
    schema:givenName "Ronald" ;
    schema:name "Ronald Kidd" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781416905721>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1416905723" ;
    schema:isbn "9781416905721" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.