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John Henry
(eAudiobook)

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Published:
[United States] : Weston Woods, 1998.
Format:
eAudiobook
Edition:
Unabridged.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (18 min.)) : digital.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 620L
Status:
Available Online
Description

Based on the famous African American folk ballad "John Henry, " this story tells of the legendary contest to the death between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780545777308 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 0545777305 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Reading Level:
LG
Level 4, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
620

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Restrictions on Access
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participants/Performers
Read by Samuel L. Jackson.
Description
Based on the famous African American folk ballad "John Henry, " this story tells of the legendary contest to the death between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Lester, J., Pinkney, J., Taliefero, C., & Jackson, S. L. (1998). John Henry. Unabridged. [United States]: Weston Woods.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Julius. Lester et al.. 1998. John Henry. [United States]: Weston Woods.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Julius. Lester et al., John Henry. [United States]: Weston Woods, 1998.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lester, Julius., Jerry Pinkney, Crystal Taliefero, and Samuel L Jackson. John Henry. Unabridged. [United States]: Weston Woods, 1998.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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Hoopla Extract Information

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