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The Resource The language of angels : a story about the reinvention of Hebrew, Richard Michelson ; illustrated by Karla Gudeon

The language of angels : a story about the reinvention of Hebrew, Richard Michelson ; illustrated by Karla Gudeon

Label
The language of angels : a story about the reinvention of Hebrew
Title
The language of angels
Title remainder
a story about the reinvention of Hebrew
Statement of responsibility
Richard Michelson ; illustrated by Karla Gudeon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the efforts of Eliezer Ben-Yehuda to revive Hebrew as a spoken language, discussing how he and his son, Ben-Zion, created new Hebrew words for modern ideas and objects
Writing style
Award
  • National Jewish Book Award, 2017.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Younger Readers, 2018.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10551582
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michelson, Richard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ4534.B4
LC item number
M53 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gudeon, Karla
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ben-Yehuda, Eliezer
  • Hebrew language
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story about the reinvention of Hebrew
Label
The language of angels : a story about the reinvention of Hebrew, Richard Michelson ; illustrated by Karla Gudeon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781580896368
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015026836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The language of angels : a story about the reinvention of Hebrew, Richard Michelson ; illustrated by Karla Gudeon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781580896368
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015026836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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