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The Resource Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman

Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman

Label
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion
Title
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Title remainder
the making of a champion
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Title variation
Making of a champion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Babe Didrikson, who broke records in golf, track and field, and other sports, at a time when there were few opportunities for female athletes
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
Awards note
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2000.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178872
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
  • 796.352/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV697.Z26
LC item number
F74 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • indexes
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Athletes
  • Women athletes
  • Athletes
  • Women
  • Athletes
  • Women athletes
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the making of a champion
Label
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-183) 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
  • 5.
  • The one-woman team
  • 6.
  • Going for the gold
  • 7.
  • Show business
  • 8.
  • A new sport and a new image
  • 9.
  • Romance
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Superman's sister
  • 11.
  • Okay, Babe's here!
  • 12.
  • Partners
  • 13.
  • I'm not a quitter
  • Author's note
  • Notes
  • Breaking barriers
  • In search of the life Babe led : a selective bibliography
  • Acknowledgments and picture credits
  • Index
  • 2.
  • The worst kid on Doucette
  • 3.
  • A Texas tomboy
  • 4.
  • Star of the Golden Cyclones
Control code
ocm40395501
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780395633670
Lccn
98050208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40395501
Label
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-183) 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
  • 5.
  • The one-woman team
  • 6.
  • Going for the gold
  • 7.
  • Show business
  • 8.
  • A new sport and a new image
  • 9.
  • Romance
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Superman's sister
  • 11.
  • Okay, Babe's here!
  • 12.
  • Partners
  • 13.
  • I'm not a quitter
  • Author's note
  • Notes
  • Breaking barriers
  • In search of the life Babe led : a selective bibliography
  • Acknowledgments and picture credits
  • Index
  • 2.
  • The worst kid on Doucette
  • 3.
  • A Texas tomboy
  • 4.
  • Star of the Golden Cyclones
Control code
ocm40395501
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780395633670
Lccn
98050208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40395501

Library Locations

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