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J B JUDGE
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
"An elegant, unforgiving poem narrating Ona Judge's self-emancipation from George Washington's household"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject
Alt Author
Mallett, Keith.
Title
Daring escape of Oney Judge
ISBN/ISSN
9780374307042 (hardcover)
0374307040
Call #
B MYERS-POWELL
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
x, 274 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
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"Leaving Breezy Street is the account of a woman who had to make the best out of tough situations and limited options. A testimony on how the cycle of abuse can be perpetuated-but also broken. Proof of the transformation power of love between biological and chosen family. This is the raw truth of what American life can be like for so many people"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject
Alt Author
Reynolds, April.
ISBN/ISSN
9780374151690 (hardcover)
Call #
J B MANLEY
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
viii, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-321) and index.
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.
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"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience
Grades 4-6 Roaring Brook Press.
Ages 10-14 Roaring Brook Press.
Subject
ISBN/ISSN
9781250623720 (hardcover)
1250623723 (hardcover)
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