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The Resource Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown

Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown

Label
Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson
Title
Playing to win
Title remainder
the story of Althea Gibson
Statement of responsibility
by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A simple biography of the tennis pro describes her struggle against racism and poverty and her eventual successes at Wimbledon
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Deans, Karen
Dewey number
  • 796.342/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brown, Elbrite
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gibson, Althea
  • Tennis players
  • African American women tennis players
  • Gibson, Althea
  • Tennis players
  • Women tennis players
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BK0006050635
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823419265
Lccn
2004052275
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Playing to win : the story of Althea Gibson, by Karen Deans ; illustrated by Elbrite Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BK0006050635
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823419265
Lccn
2004052275
Other physical details
col. ill.

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