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The Resource Racing against the odds : the Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez

Racing against the odds : the Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez

Label
Racing against the odds : the Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion
Title
Racing against the odds
Title remainder
the Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion
Statement of responsibility
by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez
Title variation
Racing against the odds
Title variation remainder
the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racings African-American champion
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Wendell O. Scott, who made history as the only African American driver to win a race in a NASCAR Grand National (now Sprint Cup) division
Summary
Presents the life and career of Wendell Scott, the first African American NASCAR racer, who competed in more than five hundred races over a ten year period and won a Grand National race in Jacksonville, Florida in 1963
Biography type
individual biography
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335130
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
  • 796.72092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 008-012
  • 930
Intended audience source
Lexile
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930
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
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Velasquez, Eric
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True
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  • Scott, Wendell
  • Stock car drivers
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • African American automobile racing drivers
  • Scott, Wendell
  • Stock car drivers
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion
Label
Racing against the odds : the Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761454656
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2008010711
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)213479975
Label
Racing against the odds : the Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez
Publication
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761454656
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2008010711
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)213479975

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