A long hard journey: the story of the Pullman Porter

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Publisher:
Walker,
Pub. Date:
1989.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 7.9 - AR Pts: 4
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An exciting labor history . . . an excellent introduction to the subject.--School Library Journal. Coretta Scott King Award winner.
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9780802768841
9780802768858
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Grouping Title long hard journey the story of the pullman porter
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subject_facet Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters -- History -- Juvenile literature, Coretta Scott King Award -- 1990, Porters -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Pullman Company -- History -- Juvenile literature
title_display A long hard journey : the story of the Pullman Porter
title_full A long hard journey : the story of the Pullman Porter / by Patricia and Frederick McKissack
title_short A long hard journey :
title_sub the story of the Pullman Porter
topic_facet Coretta Scott King Award, History, Porters