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, the Negro leagues
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers
Creator
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Ji 2001
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
My name is America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • African Americans
  • Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team)
  • Baseball
  • Negro Leagues
  • African Americans
  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • Diaries
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
1 online resource (141 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035906940
Label
The journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro leagues, by Walter Dean Myers
Link
Publication
Extent
1 online resource (141 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035906940

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