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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
Member of
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
920L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Ji 2001
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • My name is America
  • Dear America
  • My name is America
  • Dear America
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, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
139 pages
Isbn
9780439095037
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
00044667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
bwi07956327
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Note
"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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
139 pages
Isbn
9780439095037
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
00044667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
bwi07956327

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