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The Resource Stars in the shadows : the Negro league all-star game of 1934, Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

Stars in the shadows : the Negro league all-star game of 1934, Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

Label
Stars in the shadows : the Negro league all-star game of 1934
Title
Stars in the shadows
Title remainder
the Negro league all-star game of 1934
Statement of responsibility
Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1934, Chicago was the setting for one of the most fascinating ballgames in history: the second annual East-West Games. Come step back in time to see the best of the best Negro League players take each other on in this All-Star Game. This exhilarating play-by-play is a tour de force: a complete imagining of the radio broadcast of that thrilling game. You'll meet the legendary players, step into the stands with the fans, and even hear the radio commercials! Coretta Scott King Award Winner Charles Smith, Jr has written a must-have for any baseball aficionado. Beautifully packaged and with incredible black-and-white illustrations by Frank Morrison, this is a rare and momentous book"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Charles R.
Dewey number
796.357/6408996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
NC 1330
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GV878.2
LC item number
.S65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Morrison, Frank
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East-West All-Star Game (Baseball game)
  • East-West All-Star Game (Baseball game)
  • East-West All-Star Game (Baseball game)
  • Negro leagues
  • Baseball
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Sports & Recreation
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
  • Negro leagues
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Stars in the shadows : the Negro league all-star game of 1934, Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocm709673051
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9780689866388
Lccn
2011017469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709673051
  • (Sirsi) a1123120
Label
Stars in the shadows : the Negro league all-star game of 1934, Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocm709673051
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9780689866388
Lccn
2011017469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)709673051
  • (Sirsi) a1123120

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