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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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Varian
Dewey number
796.357089/96073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages: 8-12 years
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
J66 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marchesi, Stephen
Series statement
What was?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Negro leagues
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Negro leagues
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What were the Negro Leagues?, by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An official Who HQ book"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
Control code
on1090750949
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781524789985
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
Note
"An official Who HQ book"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
Control code
on1090750949
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781524789985
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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