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The Resource Ladies first : women athletes who made a difference, Ken Rappoport

Ladies first : women athletes who made a difference, Ken Rappoport

Label
Ladies first : women athletes who made a difference
Title
Ladies first
Title remainder
women athletes who made a difference
Statement of responsibility
Ken Rappoport
Title variation
  • Ladies 1st
  • Women athletes who made a difference
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents profiles describing how women athletes not only made a lasting impact on their sport but also on society by overcoming discrimination against their gender, and sometimes their race, and by challenging popular misconceptions about women and sports
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappoport, Ken
Dewey number
  • 796/.082/0922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women athletes
  • Sports for women
  • Women athletes
  • Sports for women
  • Sports for women
  • Women athletes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ladies first : women athletes who made a difference, Ken Rappoport
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references pages (145-146)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Gertrude Ederle, "against all odds" -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias, "The Other Babe" -- Susan Butcher, "The Magnificent Musher" -- Julie Krone, "The Horse Whisperer" -- Wilma Rudolph, "The Clarksville Comet" -- Althea Gibson, "The Jackie Robinson of Tennis" -- Joan Benoit Samuelson, "Marathon Woman" -- Sonya Henie, "The Ice Queen" -- Billie Jean King, "serving one up for women's rights" -- Shirley Muldowney, "driving into history" -- Nadia Comaneci, "The Perfect Gymnast" -- Manon Rheaume, "Manon the Warrior" -- All-American redheads "a team of their own" -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm56967213
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
146 pages
Isbn
9781561453382
Lccn
2004026979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ladies first : women athletes who made a difference, Ken Rappoport
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references pages (145-146)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Gertrude Ederle, "against all odds" -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias, "The Other Babe" -- Susan Butcher, "The Magnificent Musher" -- Julie Krone, "The Horse Whisperer" -- Wilma Rudolph, "The Clarksville Comet" -- Althea Gibson, "The Jackie Robinson of Tennis" -- Joan Benoit Samuelson, "Marathon Woman" -- Sonya Henie, "The Ice Queen" -- Billie Jean King, "serving one up for women's rights" -- Shirley Muldowney, "driving into history" -- Nadia Comaneci, "The Perfect Gymnast" -- Manon Rheaume, "Manon the Warrior" -- All-American redheads "a team of their own" -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm56967213
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
146 pages
Isbn
9781561453382
Lccn
2004026979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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