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Title:
What were the Negro Leagues?
Publication Information:
New York : Penguin Workshop, 2019.

© 2019
ISBN:
9781524789992

9781524789985
Physical Description:
108 pages color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Target Audience:
Ages: 8-12 years.
Series:
What was?
Language:
English
Contents:
What were the Negro Leagues? -- The beginning of baseball -- The first black pro teams -- Early black baseball stars -- The father of black baseball -- A league of their own -- The Negro Leagues grow -- The second Negro national League -- The Pittsburgh Crawfords and the Homestead Grays -- The great experiment -- Jackie Robinson -- The end of an era -- Their place in history -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
Abstract:
Introduces the Negro Leagues of baseball, highlighting the players, coaches, owners, and teams that dominated the leagues during the 1930s and 1940s.
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