The Resource Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season, Jonathan Eig

Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season, Jonathan Eig

Label
Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season
Title
Opening day
Title remainder
the story of Jackie Robinson's first season
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Eig
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eig, Jonathan
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
E35 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • Baseball players
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Discrimination in sports
Label
Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season, Jonathan Eig
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Jack Roosevelt Robinson -- Some good colored players -- The uprising -- Opening day -- Up in Harlem -- The Brown bomber -- Cardinal sins -- The great road trip -- Tearing up the pea patch -- Pee-wee's embrace -- The glorious crusade -- A smile of almost painful joy -- Up and down Macdonough Avenue -- A real gone guy -- A good thing for everyone? -- The poison pen -- The unbeatable yanks -- Dixie Walker's dilemma -- The footsteps of enos 'country' slaughter -- Shadow dancing -- We aren't afraid? -- Wait till next year
Control code
ocm79002439
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 323 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743294607
Lccn
2007001249
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season, Jonathan Eig
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Jack Roosevelt Robinson -- Some good colored players -- The uprising -- Opening day -- Up in Harlem -- The Brown bomber -- Cardinal sins -- The great road trip -- Tearing up the pea patch -- Pee-wee's embrace -- The glorious crusade -- A smile of almost painful joy -- Up and down Macdonough Avenue -- A real gone guy -- A good thing for everyone? -- The poison pen -- The unbeatable yanks -- Dixie Walker's dilemma -- The footsteps of enos 'country' slaughter -- Shadow dancing -- We aren't afraid? -- Wait till next year
Control code
ocm79002439
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 323 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743294607
Lccn
2007001249
Other physical details
ill.

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