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The Resource Jackie Robinson : hero of baseball, Carin T. Ford

Jackie Robinson : hero of baseball, Carin T. Ford

Label
Jackie Robinson : hero of baseball
Title
Jackie Robinson
Title remainder
hero of baseball
Statement of responsibility
Carin T. Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At a time when American blacks and whites were kept apart in most aspects of their lives, one man's courage and talent changed sports history. Jackie Robinson became the first African American to play major league baseball. Even when racist insults exploded from the stands, Robinson kept his focus on the game and earned the world's admiration. For the rest of his life, Jackie Robinson continued to speak out for equality and civil rights. In this exciting biography, young readers will learn about our nation's trailblazing baseball hero
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Carin T
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
F68 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.5
Series statement
Heroes of American history
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • Baseball players
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Jackie Robinson : hero of baseball, Carin T. Ford
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0510/2005009501.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
  • 15
  • 4
  • Crossing the Color Line
  • 19
  • 5
  • Courage and Dignity
  • 23
  • 1
  • Fighting Back
  • 5
  • 2
  • A Top Athlete
  • 11
  • 3
  • Army Life
Control code
ocm58920043
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780766026001
Lccn
2005009501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
796.357092 R563FOJ ; L ; XX-JN ; Series-Juvenile ; C0506QU1 (ES) ; Rev.
Other control number
9780766026001
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o58920043
  • (Sirsi) o58920043
Label
Jackie Robinson : hero of baseball, Carin T. Ford
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0510/2005009501.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
  • 15
  • 4
  • Crossing the Color Line
  • 19
  • 5
  • Courage and Dignity
  • 23
  • 1
  • Fighting Back
  • 5
  • 2
  • A Top Athlete
  • 11
  • 3
  • Army Life
Control code
ocm58920043
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780766026001
Lccn
2005009501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
796.357092 R563FOJ ; L ; XX-JN ; Series-Juvenile ; C0506QU1 (ES) ; Rev.
Other control number
9780766026001
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o58920043
  • (Sirsi) o58920043

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