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The Resource The good neighbor : the life and work of Fred Rogers, Maxwell King

The good neighbor : the life and work of Fred Rogers, Maxwell King

Label
The good neighbor : the life and work of Fred Rogers
Title
The good neighbor
Title remainder
the life and work of Fred Rogers
Statement of responsibility
Maxwell King
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on original interviews, oral histories and archival documents, the author traces the iconic children's program host's personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work
Summary
Drawing on original interviews, oral histories and archival documents, the author traces the iconic children's program host's personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work
Tone
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2018
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10692235
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Maxwell
Dewey number
  • 791.4502/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rogers, Fred
  • Television personalities
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and work of Fred Rogers
Label
The good neighbor : the life and work of Fred Rogers, Maxwell King
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-389) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue: A beautiful day -- Freddy -- Breathing room -- College days -- Love and music -- Basic training -- The children's corner -- On-air ministry -- Dr. Margaret McFarland -- Toronto and the CBC -- The birth of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood -- The Pastore hearing -- Language and meaning -- Mister Rogers, boss and teacher -- Puppet world -- On hiatus -- He's back! -- Behind the scenes in the Neighborhood -- Fred Rogers, musician -- Mister Rogers's family values -- Fearless authenticity -- Swimming -- The legacy -- The end of the Neighborhood -- America's favorite neighbor -- Mister Rogers lives on -- Epilogue: A personal note on the importance of Fred Rogers
Control code
1024140851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
406 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781419727726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The good neighbor : the life and work of Fred Rogers, Maxwell King
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-389) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue: A beautiful day -- Freddy -- Breathing room -- College days -- Love and music -- Basic training -- The children's corner -- On-air ministry -- Dr. Margaret McFarland -- Toronto and the CBC -- The birth of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood -- The Pastore hearing -- Language and meaning -- Mister Rogers, boss and teacher -- Puppet world -- On hiatus -- He's back! -- Behind the scenes in the Neighborhood -- Fred Rogers, musician -- Mister Rogers's family values -- Fearless authenticity -- Swimming -- The legacy -- The end of the Neighborhood -- America's favorite neighbor -- Mister Rogers lives on -- Epilogue: A personal note on the importance of Fred Rogers
Control code
1024140851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
406 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781419727726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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