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The Resource We are the ship : the story of Negro League baseball, words and paintings by Kadir Nelson ; foreword by Hank Aaron

We are the ship : the story of Negro League baseball, words and paintings by Kadir Nelson ; foreword by Hank Aaron

Label
We are the ship : the story of Negro League baseball
Title
We are the ship
Title remainder
the story of Negro League baseball
Statement of responsibility
words and paintings by Kadir Nelson ; foreword by Hank Aaron
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using an "Everyman" player as his narrator, Kadir Nelson tells the story of Negro League baseball from its beginnings in the 1920s through the decline after Jackie Robinson crossed over to the majors in 1947
Cataloging source
JTB
Dewey number
796.357/6408996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV875.N35
LC item number
N45 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
We are the ship : the story of Negro League baseball, words and paintings by Kadir Nelson ; foreword by Hank Aaron
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 83) and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
88 p.
Isbn
9780786808328
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated red dust jacket. Illustrated light brown paper over boards, printed in black. Dark brown endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2008.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)187095171
  • ucoclc187095171
Label
We are the ship : the story of Negro League baseball, words and paintings by Kadir Nelson ; foreword by Hank Aaron
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 83) and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
88 p.
Isbn
9780786808328
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated red dust jacket. Illustrated light brown paper over boards, printed in black. Dark brown endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2008.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)187095171
  • ucoclc187095171

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