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The bona fide legend of Cool Papa Bell : speed, grace, and the Negro Leagues / Lonnie Wheeler.

Wheeler, Lonnie, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 921 BEL (Text) 39970001047876 NF Checked out 03/15/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419750489
  • ISBN: 1419750488
  • Physical Description: viii, 341 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Press, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-322) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Documents the life of the Negro League star and Hall of Famer, tracing Bell's sharecropping heritage, his extraordinary switch-hitting talents, and how Major League Baseball's racial barriers impacted his career.
Subject: Bell, Cool Papa, 1903-1991.
African American baseball players > Biography.
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Negro leagues > History.
Genre: Biographies.

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