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The Resource Who was Jesse Owens?, by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland

Who was Jesse Owens?, by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland

Label
Who was Jesse Owens?
Title
Who was Jesse Owens?
Statement of responsibility
by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckley, James
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
GV697.O9
LC item number
B83 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.9
  • 5.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Copeland, Gregory
Series statement
Who was ...?
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Owens, Jesse
  • Track and field athletes
  • African American track and field athletes
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who was Jesse Owens?, by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 106)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who Was Jesse Owens? -- Home in Alabama -- Heading North -- School Days -- College Man -- An Amazing Day -- An Olympic Trip -- A Legend is Born -- Golden Moments -- Life After the Olympics -- A Legacy of Strength -- Timelines
Control code
ocn893895294
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9781484461761
Lccn
2015947741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893895294
Label
Who was Jesse Owens?, by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 106)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who Was Jesse Owens? -- Home in Alabama -- Heading North -- School Days -- College Man -- An Amazing Day -- An Olympic Trip -- A Legend is Born -- Golden Moments -- Life After the Olympics -- A Legacy of Strength -- Timelines
Control code
ocn893895294
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9781484461761
Lccn
2015947741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893895294

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