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The Resource The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers

The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers

Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues
Title
The journal of Biddy Owens
Title remainder
the Negro leagues
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Teenager Biddy Owens' 1948 journal about working for the Birmingham Black Barons includes the games and the players, racism the team faces from New Orleans to Chicago, and his family's resistance to his becoming a professional baseball player. Includes a historical note about the evolution of the Negro Leagues
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Ji 2001
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
My name is America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780439095037
Lccn
00044667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 20. Photo illustrated paper over boards Gift of Andy McCue.
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 20. Photo illustrated paper over boards Gift of Andy McCue.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44972039
  • ucoclc44972039
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens : the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780439095037
Lccn
00044667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 20. Photo illustrated paper over boards Gift of Andy McCue.
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 20. Photo illustrated paper over boards Gift of Andy McCue.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44972039
  • ucoclc44972039

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