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The Resource The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues / : The Negro Leagues, by Walter Dean Myers

The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues / : The Negro Leagues, by Walter Dean Myers

Label
The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues / : The Negro Leagues
Title
The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues /
Title remainder
The Negro Leagues
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Teenager Biddy Owens' 1948 journal about working for the Birmingham Black Barons includes the games and the players, racism the team faces from New Orleans to Chicago, and his family's resistance to his becoming a professional baseball player. Includes a historical note about the evolution of the Negro Leagues
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • My name is America
  • A Dear America book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • African Americans
  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • Baseball
  • Negro Leagues
  • African Americans
  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • Diaries
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues / : The Negro Leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BK0004278590
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139 p.
Isbn
9780439554992
Lccn
00044667
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues / : The Negro Leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Control code
BK0004278590
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139 p.
Isbn
9780439554992
Lccn
00044667
Other physical details
ill., map

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