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The Resource Good Sports : from hardships to championships, Glenn Stout

Good Sports : from hardships to championships, Glenn Stout

Label
Good Sports : from hardships to championships
Title
Good Sports
Title remainder
from hardships to championships
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Stout
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Baseball is a great sport, but not all players had the home life as kids that nurtured their talent. Babe Ruth, Jim Peirsall, Torii Hunter, Ron LeFlore, and Joe Torre dealt with poverty, abuse, and addiction when young, and had to turn their lives around to play the game they loved. A moving look at the lives of these four great players
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stout, Glenn
Dewey number
  • 796.3570922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 1060L
  • Sentence length: 5 (very hard)
  • Word frequency: 4 (hard)
Intended audience source
  • lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GV865.A1
LC item number
S819 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.7
Series statement
Good sports
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball players
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Good Sports : from hardships to championships, Glenn Stout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Babe Ruth: From St. Mary's to the Hall of Fame -- Jimmy Piersall's battle against mental illness -- Ron LaFlore: Paroled to play ball -- Joe Torre's biggest victory -- Torii Hunter: overcoming every obstacle
Control code
ocn772099767
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 134 pages
Isbn
9780547887357
Lccn
2012023943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)772099767
Label
Good Sports : from hardships to championships, Glenn Stout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Babe Ruth: From St. Mary's to the Hall of Fame -- Jimmy Piersall's battle against mental illness -- Ron LaFlore: Paroled to play ball -- Joe Torre's biggest victory -- Torii Hunter: overcoming every obstacle
Control code
ocn772099767
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 134 pages
Isbn
9780547887357
Lccn
2012023943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)772099767

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