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The Resource Breaking barriers, by Hans Hetrick

Breaking barriers, by Hans Hetrick

Label
Breaking barriers
Title
Breaking barriers
Statement of responsibility
by Hans Hetrick
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Althea Gibson broke the color line in 1950 to become the first African American to play in a national tennis tournament in the United States, she inspired hope. Young readers will delight in reading about Gibson and athletes like her in Real Heroes of Sport: Breaking Barriers."--
Member of
Assigning source
Publisher's web site
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hetrick, Hans
Dewey number
  • 796.0922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 8-14
  • Grades: 4 to 6
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
H399 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Sports Illustrated kids
  • Real heroes of sports
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Breaking barriers, by Hans Hetrick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
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
Introduction : dreams and determination -- Jackie Robinson : grace under fire -- Texas Western : the upset of inequality -- Nadia Comaneci : perfection personified -- Toledo Troopers : gridiron greatness -- Roberto Clemente : a saint in cleats -- Michael Phelps : king of the pool -- Althea Gibson : tennis trailblazer -- Roger Bannister : running doctor -- Dick Fosbury : father of the flop -- Laird Hamilton : the waterman
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781515744467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn955013957
  • (OCoLC)955013957
Label
Breaking barriers, by Hans Hetrick
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
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
Introduction : dreams and determination -- Jackie Robinson : grace under fire -- Texas Western : the upset of inequality -- Nadia Comaneci : perfection personified -- Toledo Troopers : gridiron greatness -- Roberto Clemente : a saint in cleats -- Michael Phelps : king of the pool -- Althea Gibson : tennis trailblazer -- Roger Bannister : running doctor -- Dick Fosbury : father of the flop -- Laird Hamilton : the waterman
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781515744467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn955013957
  • (OCoLC)955013957

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