The Resource Satchel Paige, David Shirley ; [introductory essay by Coretta Scott King]

Satchel Paige, David Shirley ; [introductory essay by Coretta Scott King]

Label
Satchel Paige
Title
Satchel Paige
Statement of responsibility
David Shirley ; [introductory essay by Coretta Scott King]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the baseball Hall of Famer who was the first African American to pitch in the American League. This biography features Satchel Paige as an outstanding pitcher who faced discrimination & prejudice. His career spanned more than 40 years, in which he played for many years in the Negro Leagues before becoming the first black pitcher in the American League. There is an appendix of Paige's statistics. Chronology, bibliography, & index. Part of the Black Americans of Achievement series. Describes the life and times of the Hall of Fame pitcher who gained wide-spread recognition in the Negro Leagues before becoming the first black pitcher in the American League
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shirley, David
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.P3
LC item number
S55 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Black Americans of achievement
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paige, Satchel
  • Baseball players
  • Paige, Leroy
  • Baseball players
  • African Americans
  • Paige, Satchel
  • Baseball players
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Satchel Paige, David Shirley ; [introductory essay by Coretta Scott King]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 98) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (101 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036938937
Label
Satchel Paige, David Shirley ; [introductory essay by Coretta Scott King]
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 98) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (101 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036938937

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