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The Resource Jesse Owens : fastest man alive, Carole Boston Weatherford ; ill. by Eric Velasquez

Jesse Owens : fastest man alive, Carole Boston Weatherford ; ill. by Eric Velasquez

Label
Jesse Owens : fastest man alive
Title
Jesse Owens
Title remainder
fastest man alive
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; ill. by Eric Velasquez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jesse Owens grew up during an age when segregation laws forced him to eat at separate restaurants and stay at different hotels. But Jesse never let it slow him down while setting world records and winning a spot on the U.S. Olympic team. Once in Berlin, the triumph of Jesse's will helped him run through any barrier, winning not only Olympic gold, but countless fans
Biography type
individual biography
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158011
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • 920
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD
  • 880
Intended audience source
Lexile
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880
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
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Velasquez, Eric
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True
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  • Owens, Jesse
  • African American track and field athletes
  • Track and field athletes
  • African American athletes
Target audience
juvenile
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fastest man alive
Label
Jesse Owens : fastest man alive, Carole Boston Weatherford ; ill. by Eric Velasquez
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
26 x 26 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged):
Isbn
9780802795502
Lccn
2006010187
Other physical details
col. ill. :
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802795502
  • (OCoLC)65341082
Label
Jesse Owens : fastest man alive, Carole Boston Weatherford ; ill. by Eric Velasquez
Publication
Dimensions
26 x 26 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged):
Isbn
9780802795502
Lccn
2006010187
Other physical details
col. ill. :
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802795502
  • (OCoLC)65341082

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