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The Resource Jackie Robinson and the integration of baseball, by Laurie Collier Hillstrom

Jackie Robinson and the integration of baseball, by Laurie Collier Hillstrom

Label
Jackie Robinson and the integration of baseball
Title
Jackie Robinson and the integration of baseball
Statement of responsibility
by Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A comprehensive account of Jackie Robinson's life and career, focusing on the events surrounding the shattering of the "color barrier" in Major League Baseball. Discusses his life after baseball, his influential position in the civil rights movement, and his enduring legacy as a racial pioneer. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillstrom, Laurie Collier
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
H55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Defining moments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • Baseball players
  • African American baseball players
  • Racism in sports
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Baseball
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Jackie Robinson and the integration of baseball, by Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-211) and index
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn775419562
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 221 pages
Isbn
9780780813274
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012048878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780813274
  • (OCoLC)775419562
Label
Jackie Robinson and the integration of baseball, by Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-211) and index
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn775419562
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 221 pages
Isbn
9780780813274
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012048878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780813274
  • (OCoLC)775419562

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