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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
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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
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095988
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 6.2
  • 5-8
  • 3-7
  • 5
  • 920
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Ji 2001
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920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
My name is America
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  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • African Americans
  • Baseball
  • Negro leagues
  • African Americans
  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • Diaries
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Negro leagues
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Birmingham, Alabama, 1948"--Cover
  • "A Dear America book"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18178568
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780439554992
Lccn
00044667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(LHPL)238372
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Note
  • "Birmingham, Alabama, 1948"--Cover
  • "A Dear America book"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18178568
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780439554992
Lccn
00044667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(LHPL)238372

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