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Sugar Hill : Harlem's historic neighborhood

Author: Carole Boston Weatherford; R Gregory Christie
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rhyming text celebrates the Harlem neighborhood that successful African Americans first called home during the 1920s. Includes brief biographies of jazz greats Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Sonny Rollins, and Miles Davis; artists Aaron Douglas and Faith Ringgold; entertainers Lena Horne and the Nicholas Brothers; writer Zora Neale Hurston; civil rights leader W.E.B. DuBois; and lawyer Thurgood Marshall.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carole Boston Weatherford; R Gregory Christie
ISBN: 9780807576502 0807576506
OCLC Number: 1089929088
Description: 1 v. (non paginé) : illustrations en coul., couv. illustrations en coul. ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie.

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Rhyming text celebrates the Harlem neighborhood that successful African Americans first called home during the 1920s. Includes brief biographies of jazz greats Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Sonny Rollins, and Miles Davis; artists Aaron Douglas and Faith Ringgold; entertainers Lena Horne and the Nicholas Brothers; writer Zora Neale Hurston; civil rights leader W.E.B. DuBois; and lawyer Thurgood Marshall.

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