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The Resource A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson

A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson

Label
A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
Title
A strong right arm
Title remainder
the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, one of only three women (so far) to play professional baseball. Johnson was a pitcher with the Negro Leagues' Indianapolis Clowns from 1953 to 1955. For grades 6-9
Summary
Presents a biography of Mamie Johnson, one of three women to play in the professional Negro League, discussing the challenges she faced as a black woman to make her way into professional baseball
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2003
Biography type
individual biography
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187595
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.J5985
LC item number
G74 2002
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860
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
Label
A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 107)
Contents
Introduction -- Wall -- Carolina summers -- Blackberry sky -- Knuckleball -- Long branch -- Tryout -- Bannecker field -- Change-up -- Full count -- Call me peanut -- Miller's field
Control code
2455572
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 111 p.
Isbn
9780142400722
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54934059
  • (OCoLC)54934059
Label
A strong right arm : the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, Michelle Y. Green ; introduction by Mamie Johnson
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 107)
Contents
Introduction -- Wall -- Carolina summers -- Blackberry sky -- Knuckleball -- Long branch -- Tryout -- Bannecker field -- Change-up -- Full count -- Call me peanut -- Miller's field
Control code
2455572
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 111 p.
Isbn
9780142400722
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54934059
  • (OCoLC)54934059

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