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Jackie Robinson


Book Description

When Jackie Robinson first stepped up to bat for the Brooklyn Dodgers in 194 7, he faced a long, hard battle. People called him horrible names. Pitchers aimed the ball right for his head. And players used the spikes on their baseball shoes to cut his legs.

Jackie Robinson didn't back down. As the first black player in the white major leagues, he had made up his mind to play ball-and to o... More

Book Information
PublisherTy Crowell Co
BindingHardcover (8 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100690456506
ISBN-13978-0690456509
Publication Date06/1971
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About Kenneth Rudeen (Author) : Kenneth Rudeen is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Kenneth Rudeen include Jackie Robinson, Roberto Clemente (Soar to success).
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