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

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

Label
42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero
Title
42 is not just a number
Title remainder
the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero
Statement of responsibility
Doreen Rappaport
Title variation
Forty-two is not just a number
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
A revelatory portrait of the life and legacy of the heroic baseball legend explores how, despite his amazing athletic abilities, he was challenged to break the color barrier and overcome significant discrimination in order to play in Major League Baseball
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Biography type
individual biography
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10576743
Cataloging source
JAI
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Index
index present
Intended audience
1010L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
R366 2017
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1010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero
Label
42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero, Doreen Rappaport
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
21110025
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780763676247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1002127905
Label
42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero, Doreen Rappaport
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
21110025
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780763676247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1002127905

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