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The Resource What were the Negro Leagues?, by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

What were the Negro Leagues?, by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
What were the Negro Leagues?
Title
What were the Negro Leagues?
Statement of responsibility
by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces the Negro Leagues of baseball, highlighting the players, coaches, owners, and teams that dominated the leagues during the 1930s and 1940s
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10828575
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Varian
Dewey number
796.357089/96073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 8-12 years
  • 1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
J66 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marchesi, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
What was?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Negro leagues
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Negro leagues
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Prejudice & Racism
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Negro leagues
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What were the Negro Leagues?, by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What were the Negro Leagues? -- The beginning of baseball -- The first black pro teams -- Early black baseball stars -- The father of black baseball -- A league of their own -- The Negro Leagues grow -- The second Negro national League -- The Pittsburgh Crawfords and the Homestead Grays -- The great experiment -- Jackie Robinson -- The end of an era -- Their place in history -- Timelines -- Bibliography
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781544439853
Lccn
2019030687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1090750949
Label
What were the Negro Leagues?, by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What were the Negro Leagues? -- The beginning of baseball -- The first black pro teams -- Early black baseball stars -- The father of black baseball -- A league of their own -- The Negro Leagues grow -- The second Negro national League -- The Pittsburgh Crawfords and the Homestead Grays -- The great experiment -- Jackie Robinson -- The end of an era -- Their place in history -- Timelines -- Bibliography
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781544439853
Lccn
2019030687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1090750949

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