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The Resource Black diamond : the story of the Negro baseball leagues, Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack, Jr

Black diamond : the story of the Negro baseball leagues, Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack, Jr

Label
Black diamond : the story of the Negro baseball leagues
Title
Black diamond
Title remainder
the story of the Negro baseball leagues
Statement of responsibility
Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of baseball in the Negro Leagues and its great heroes, including Monte Irwin, Buck Leonard, and Cool Papa Bell
Cataloging source
DVA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1100
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.7
  • 6.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKissack, Fredrick
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Negro leagues
  • Baseball
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black diamond : the story of the Negro baseball leagues, Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Coretta Scott King honor book"--p. [4] of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 178) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Play ball -- Out of the ballpark -- Batter up! -- Bases loaded -- The lineup -- You're out! -- Black diamonds -- Foul ball -- Away games -- Bottom of the ninth -- A winning season -- The close of the Negro Leagues
Control code
ocm34503233
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780785787402
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
796.3570973 M217 ; L ; JNF ; JV.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34503233
  • (Sirsi)6198615
Label
Black diamond : the story of the Negro baseball leagues, Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick McKissack, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Coretta Scott King honor book"--p. [4] of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 178) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Play ball -- Out of the ballpark -- Batter up! -- Bases loaded -- The lineup -- You're out! -- Black diamonds -- Foul ball -- Away games -- Bottom of the ninth -- A winning season -- The close of the Negro Leagues
Control code
ocm34503233
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780785787402
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
796.3570973 M217 ; L ; JNF ; JV.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34503233
  • (Sirsi)6198615

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