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The Resource Who was Bob Marley?, by Katie Ellison ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland

Who was Bob Marley?, by Katie Ellison ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland

Label
Who was Bob Marley?
Title
Who was Bob Marley?
Statement of responsibility
by Katie Ellison ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Title variation
Bob Marley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Bob Marley was a reggae superstar who is considered to be one of the most influential musicians of all time. Born in rural Jamaica, this musician and songwriter began his career with his band, The Wailing Wailers, in 1963. The Wailers went on to spread the gospel of reggae music around the globe. Bob's distinctive style and dedication to his Rastafari beliefs became a rallying cry for the poor and disenfranchised the world over and led to a hugely successful solo career. After his death in 1981, Bob Marley became a symbol of Jamaican culture and identity. His greatest-hits album, Legend, remains the best-selling reggae album of all time. Who Was Bob Marley? tells the story of how a man with humble roots became an international icon." --Amazon.com
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 782.421646092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3930.M315
LC item number
E55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Who was...?
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who was Bob Marley?, by Katie Ellison ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Bob Marley? -- The country boy -- Another side of Jamaica -- From welder to wailer -- Love and success -- The path to stardom -- 56 Hope Road -- The fight for peace -- A legend and his legacy -- Timelines
Control code
ocn959032013
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780515157970
Lccn
2017010011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780448489193
  • (OCoLC)959032013
Label
Who was Bob Marley?, by Katie Ellison ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Bob Marley? -- The country boy -- Another side of Jamaica -- From welder to wailer -- Love and success -- The path to stardom -- 56 Hope Road -- The fight for peace -- A legend and his legacy -- Timelines
Control code
ocn959032013
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780515157970
Lccn
2017010011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780448489193
  • (OCoLC)959032013

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