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Louis Sockalexis : Native American baseball pioneer / by Bill Wise ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth.

Wise, Bill, 1958- (Author). Farnsworth, Bill, (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE 921 SOC (Text) 39206019910494 J Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1584302690 (reinforced) :
  • ISBN: 9781584302698 (reinforced) :
  • Physical Description: 31 unnumbered page : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A biography of Penobscot Indian Louis Sockalexis, who pursued his childhood love of baseball and eventually joined the Major Leagues, where he faced racism and discrimination with humility and courage as the first Native American to play professional baseball."--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Target Audience Note:
AD920L Lexile
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Sockalexis, Louis, 1871-1913.
Sockalexis, Louis, 1871-1913.
Baseball players > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Indian baseball players > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Indian baseball players > Biography.

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