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The Resource Minn of the Mississippi, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling

Minn of the Mississippi, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling

Label
Minn of the Mississippi
Title
Minn of the Mississippi
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the adventures of Minn, a three-legged snapping turtle, as she slowly makes her way from her birthplace at the headwaters of the Mississippi River to the mouth of river on the Gulf of Mexico
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1952.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holling, Holling Clancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
910
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
  • PZ10.3.H72
  • QL666.C539
LC item number
  • Mi 1951
  • H64 1951
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.6
  • 4.7
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snapping turtles
  • Voyages and travels
  • Natural history
  • Ecology
  • Animals
  • Indians of North America
  • River life
  • Boat living
  • River steamers
  • Dams
  • Floods
  • Hurricanes
  • Snapping turtles
  • Turtles
  • Mississippi River
  • Mississippi River
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Minn of the Mississippi, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Scientific information presented in a fictional form. Maps and information in margins
  • Publisher's advertisements on dust jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Land of ancient waters -- One small turtle, two big boys -- A turtle starts traveling -- Waters can wander away -- The mother earth -- The river is a museum -- Below the water-wall -- Minn becomes a river-monster -- The lake in the river -- A country of builders -- River life has its downs and ups -- Ride the river in a barrel -- Sentinels of the crossroads -- When water runs over lawns and things -- Boats that changed the river -- Land of cotton and turtle stew -- Minn goes inland -- River of dreams -- Minn comes to the end of the line -- Treasure is where you find it
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
85 pages
Isbn
9780395175781
Lccn
51006290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00480499
  • (Sirsi) o00480499
  • (OCoLC)480499
Label
Minn of the Mississippi, written and illustrated by Holling Clancy Holling
Publication
Note
  • Scientific information presented in a fictional form. Maps and information in margins
  • Publisher's advertisements on dust jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Land of ancient waters -- One small turtle, two big boys -- A turtle starts traveling -- Waters can wander away -- The mother earth -- The river is a museum -- Below the water-wall -- Minn becomes a river-monster -- The lake in the river -- A country of builders -- River life has its downs and ups -- Ride the river in a barrel -- Sentinels of the crossroads -- When water runs over lawns and things -- Boats that changed the river -- Land of cotton and turtle stew -- Minn goes inland -- River of dreams -- Minn comes to the end of the line -- Treasure is where you find it
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
85 pages
Isbn
9780395175781
Lccn
51006290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00480499
  • (Sirsi) o00480499
  • (OCoLC)480499

Library Locations

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