The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues / by Walter Dean Myers.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch||J FIC MYE (Text)||34207001993998||GJF||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0439445728 (pbk.)
- Physical Description: 139 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2001.
|General Note:|| "Birmingham, Alabama, 1948"--Cover.
"A Dear America book"--Cover.
|Summary, etc.:|| Teenager Biddy Owens' 1948 journal about working for the Birmingham Black Barons includes the games and the players, racism the team faces from New Orleans to Chicago, and his family's resistance to his becoming a professional baseball player. Includes a historical note about the evolution of the Negro Leagues.
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