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The Resource Spectacle : the astonishing life of Ota Benga, Pamela Newkirk

Spectacle : the astonishing life of Ota Benga, Pamela Newkirk

Label
Spectacle : the astonishing life of Ota Benga
Title
Spectacle
Title remainder
the astonishing life of Ota Benga
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Newkirk
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Describes the cruelty and prevalent racial prejudice in early-twentieth-century America that resulted in a Congolese man being featured in an exhibit in the 1904 World's Fair and then displayed in the Monkey House of a New York zoo,"--Amazon.com
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • BCALA Literary Award for Nonfiction, 2016.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Nonfiction, 2016.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10429181
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the astonishing life of Ota Benga
Label
Spectacle : the astonishing life of Ota Benga, Pamela Newkirk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-297)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
890435450
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 297 pages
Isbn
9780062201003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890435450
Label
Spectacle : the astonishing life of Ota Benga, Pamela Newkirk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-297)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
890435450
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 297 pages
Isbn
9780062201003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890435450

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