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The Resource Baseball's leading lady : Effa Manley and the rise and fall of the Negro Leagues, Andrea Williams

Baseball's leading lady : Effa Manley and the rise and fall of the Negro Leagues, Andrea Williams

Label
Baseball's leading lady : Effa Manley and the rise and fall of the Negro Leagues
Title
Baseball's leading lady
Title remainder
Effa Manley and the rise and fall of the Negro Leagues
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The true story of Effa Manley, the first and only woman in the Baseball Hall of Fame, and her ownership role in the Negro Leagues leading up to the integration of Major League Baseball"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Andrea
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-14
  • Grades 4-6
Intended audience source
  • Roaring Brook Press
  • Roaring Brook Press
LC call number
GV865.M325
LC item number
W55 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manley, Effa
  • Manley, Effa
  • Manley, Effa
  • Newark Eagles (Baseball team)
  • Newark Eagles (Baseball team)
  • Newark Eagles (Baseball team)
  • Negro leagues
  • Baseball
  • Baseball team owners
  • Women baseball team owners
  • African American women
  • Negro leagues
  • Baseball
  • Baseball team owners
  • Women
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Baseball
  • Baseball team owners
  • Negro leagues
  • Women baseball team owners
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Baseball's leading lady : Effa Manley and the rise and fall of the Negro Leagues, Andrea Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
A rebel is born. Color lines -- Fields of dreams -- Strong arms -- A league of their own -- Negro improvement -- New negroes -- Reversal of fortune -- Fair play -- A winning team. Black in business. King(s) of diamonds -- Born again -- Making moves -- Trouble in paradise -- Speaking up -- Waging war -- Enemies and allies. A change is gonna come. Battle wounds -- Best-laid plans -- Crossing the line -- The thief of New York -- The Negro (Leagues) problem -- Flying high -- Champions at last -- Winning and losing -- The call -- The beginning of the end -- Effa's last stand -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781250623720
Lccn
2020010677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1143845244
  • (OCoLC)on1143845244
Label
Baseball's leading lady : Effa Manley and the rise and fall of the Negro Leagues, Andrea Williams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
A rebel is born. Color lines -- Fields of dreams -- Strong arms -- A league of their own -- Negro improvement -- New negroes -- Reversal of fortune -- Fair play -- A winning team. Black in business. King(s) of diamonds -- Born again -- Making moves -- Trouble in paradise -- Speaking up -- Waging war -- Enemies and allies. A change is gonna come. Battle wounds -- Best-laid plans -- Crossing the line -- The thief of New York -- The Negro (Leagues) problem -- Flying high -- Champions at last -- Winning and losing -- The call -- The beginning of the end -- Effa's last stand -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781250623720
Lccn
2020010677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1143845244
  • (OCoLC)on1143845244

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