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Heroic comebacks, by Joe Tougas

Label
Heroic comebacks
Title
Heroic comebacks
Statement of responsibility
by Joe Tougas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Wilma Rudolph was a child, she couldn't walk, yet she overcame the odds to win three gold medals as an Olympic Sprinter in 1960, inspiring wonder. Young readers will delight in reading about Rudolph and athletes like her in Real Heroes of Sport: Heroic Comebacks."--
Member of
Assigning source
Publisher's web site
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tougas, Joe
Dewey number
  • 796.0922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 8-14
  • Grades: 4 to 6
  • 1060
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
T68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.4
Series statement
  • Sports Illustrated Kids
  • Real heroes of sports
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Heroic comebacks, by Joe Tougas
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
When winning is against the odds -- Muhammad Ali : stung like a bee -- Lindsey Vonn : downhill racing, uphill climbs -- Buster Posey : crash course -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias : Babe in boy-land -- Tommy John : ripped and repaired -- Peyton Manning and Tom Brady : from the ground up -- Alonzo Mourning : new Mourning in hoops -- Mario Lemieux : survivor on ice -- Monica Seles : a comeback kid -- Wilma Rudolph : fastest woman on the planet
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781515744481
Lccn
2016038719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn955013975
  • (Sirsi) o955013975
  • (OCoLC)955013975
Label
Heroic comebacks, by Joe Tougas
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
When winning is against the odds -- Muhammad Ali : stung like a bee -- Lindsey Vonn : downhill racing, uphill climbs -- Buster Posey : crash course -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias : Babe in boy-land -- Tommy John : ripped and repaired -- Peyton Manning and Tom Brady : from the ground up -- Alonzo Mourning : new Mourning in hoops -- Mario Lemieux : survivor on ice -- Monica Seles : a comeback kid -- Wilma Rudolph : fastest woman on the planet
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781515744481
Lccn
2016038719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn955013975
  • (Sirsi) o955013975
  • (OCoLC)955013975

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