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42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero / Doreen Rappaport.

Rappaport, Doreen, (author.).

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  • 7 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J B Rob (Text) 76893000265222 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID SPORTS ATHLETES ROBINSON (Text) 37516002032573 KidNF Sports Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile jB RO (Text) 30477101114860 Children: New Checked out 12/14/2017
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LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch jB RO (Text) 30477101109316 Children: New Checked out 12/30/2017
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JB ROB (Text) 78551000376665 Juvenile Biography Reshelving -
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library J 921 ROBINSON (Text) 39206021337983 J Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch TEEN B ROBINSIN RAPPAPORT (Text) 33946003261166 Teen . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

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

Content descriptions

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.
Subject: Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 > Juvenile literature.
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.
Genre: Biographies.

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