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

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

Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues
Title
The journal of Biddy Owens
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
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1937-2014
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Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Ji 2001
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • Dear America
  • My name is America
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  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • African Americans
  • Baseball stories
  • Negro Leagues
  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • Diary fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Birmingham, Alabama, 1948"--Cover
Control code
ocm44972039
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
141 p.
Isbn
9780439095037
Lccn
00044667
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ACX-9610
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Note
"Birmingham, Alabama, 1948"--Cover
Control code
ocm44972039
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
141 p.
Isbn
9780439095037
Lccn
00044667
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ACX-9610

Library Locations

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      Hancock Public Library 114 South Main St, Hancock, WI, 54943, US
      44.1292467 -89.5259461
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