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Queen of the track : Alice Coachman, Olympic high-jump champion / Heather Lang ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.

Lang, Heather, 1966- (Author). Cooper, Floyd. (Added Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brazil PL - Brazil JUVENILE 796.432 L (Text) 38160000606440 Youth Services, Non-Fiction Juvenile Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J 796.43 LAN (Text) 38217000480265 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 921 COAC (Text) 39391006876906 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL J2 FIC LAN (Text) 30419101309124 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 921 Coachman (Text) 31208911383620 children non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590788509 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1590788508
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, PA : Boyds Mills Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Tells the story of Alice Coachman, an athlete from rural Georgia who made history as the first African-American woman to win an Olympic gold medal in 1948.
Target Audience Note:
790 Lexile.
790L Lexile
Subject: Coachman, Alice > Juvenile literature.
Track and field athletes > United States > Juvenile literature.
African American women athletes > United States > Juvenile literature.
Olympic athletes > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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