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The voice that challenged a nation : Marian Anderson and the struggle for equal rights

Author: Russell Freedman
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Elementary and junior high school : English
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In the mid-1930s, Marian Anderson was a famed vocalist who had been applauded by European royalty and welcomed at the White House. But, because of her race, she was denied the right to sing at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. This is the story of her resulting involvement in the civil rights movement of the time.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Marian Anderson
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Freedman
OCLC Number: 60349398
Notes: Originally published: New York : Clarion Books, c2004.
"Robert F. Sibert Medal"--Cover p. [i].
"Newberry Honor Book"--Cover p. [i].
Target Audience: Grades 4-7.
Description: Sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Easter Sunday, April 9, 1939 --
Twenty-five cents a song --
A voice in a thousand --
Marian fever --
Banned by the DAR --
Singing to the nation --
Breaking barriers --
"What I had was singing."
Responsibility: by Russell Freedman.

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In the mid-1930s, Marian Anderson was a famed vocalist who had been applauded by European royalty and welcomed at the White House. But, because of her race, she was denied the right to sing at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. This is the story of her resulting involvement in the civil rights movement of the time.

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