What were the Negro Leagues? / by Varian Johnson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.
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1 current hold with 10 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Juniata County Library||J 796.357 JOH (Text)||39640100582392||JUNM Juvenile Non-Fiction New||Checked Out||02/25/2020|
- ISBN: 9781524789992 (Library Binding)
- ISBN: 9781524789985 (Paperback)
- Physical Description: 108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Workshop, 
- Copyright: 2019
|Formatted Contents Note:||
What were the Negro Leagues? -- The beginning of baseball -- The first black pro teams -- Early black baseball stars -- The father of black baseball -- A league of their own -- The Negro Leagues grow -- The second Negro national League -- The Pittsburgh Crawfords and the Homestead Grays -- The great experiment -- Jackie Robinson -- The end of an era -- Their place in history -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
Introduces the Negro Leagues of baseball, highlighting the players, coaches, owners, and teams that dominated the leagues during the 1930s and 1940s.
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages: 8-12 years.
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|Subject:||Negro leagues > History > Juvenile literature.
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