The Resource A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson

A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson

Label
A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
Title
A strong right arm
Title remainder
the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Tells the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, a woman who had to overcome the obstacles of gender and race to pursue her dream of playing baseball, and who finally got her chance when she and other African-American women were invited to play in the Negro Leagues after male players were allowed on major league teams
  • Presents a biography of Mamie Johnson, one of three women to play in the professional Negro League, discussing the challenges she faced as a black woman to make her way into professional baseball
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, Michelle Y
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV865.J5985
LC item number
G74 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Mamie
  • Baseball players
  • African American baseball players
  • Women baseball players
  • Johnson, Mamie
  • Baseball players
  • Women
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xiv, 111 pages
Isbn
9780142400722
Lccn
BL2004001800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0004318968
  • 374647
Label
A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xiv, 111 pages
Isbn
9780142400722
Lccn
BL2004001800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0004318968
  • 374647

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