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42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero

Rappaport, Doreen (author.).
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Greenwood PL - Greenwood JBIO ROBINSON (Text) 36626103897526 JUV Biographies Checked out 09/03/2018

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  • ISBN: 9780763676247
  • ISBN: 0763676241
  • Physical Description: print
    119 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The neighborhood, 1927 -- Jack's idol, 1932 -- "International day," summer 1934 -- Mack's big challenge, July 18, 1936 -- A new path, January 1938 -- University life, February 1939-March 1941 -- From private to lieutenant, July-August 1942 -- The confrontation, July 6- November 28, 1944 -- In the Negro leagues, March-August 1945 -- Advocates for change, 1937-1947 -- The interview, August 28, 1945 -- The journey out, February 28-29, 1946 -- In the minor leagues, March 4-October 4, 1946 -- Bench jockeying, April-May 1947 -- Stealing home, June 24, 1947 -- The public speaks, July 1947 -- An alone life, July-August 1947 -- The final stretch, August-September 1947 -- The triumphant return, late September 1947 -- The Subway Series, September 30-October 6, 1947 -- 42 is not just a number, April 15, 1997.
Summary, etc.: An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.
Target Audience Note:
1010L Lexile
Subject: Robinson, Jackie 1919-1972 Juvenile literature
Robinson, Jackie 1919-1972
Robinson, Jackie 1919-1972
Robinson, Jackie 1919-1972
African American baseball players United States Biography Juvenile literature
Baseball players United States Biography Juvenile literature
Baseball United States History Juvenile literature
Baseball
African American baseball players Biography
Discrimination in sports United States History
United States History 1933-1945
United States History 1945-1953
African American baseball players
Baseball
Baseball players
United States
Genre: Biographies.
Biographies.
Biography.
History.
Juvenile works.
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