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The Jesse Owens story

Author: Gabi Mezger
Publisher: Logan, Iowa : Perfection Learning, ©1997.
Series: Cover-to-cover chapter books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 1936 Olympics were in Berlin. Berlin is in Germany. Many bad things were happening in Germany. Adolf Hitler was in power. Many people were angry. They didn't like Hitler. They didn't like the way he treated Jews. But Jesse wanted to go to the Games. He trained every day. He wanted to win.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jesse Owens; Jesse Owens; Jesse Owens; Jesse Owens
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabi Mezger
ISBN: 078912002X 9780789120021 0780766903 9780780766907
OCLC Number: 40135583
Description: 55 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Cover-to-cover chapter books.
Responsibility: by Gabi Mezger.

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The 1936 Olympics were in Berlin. Berlin is in Germany. Many bad things were happening in Germany. Adolf Hitler was in power. Many people were angry. They didn't like Hitler. They didn't like the way he treated Jews. But Jesse wanted to go to the Games. He trained every day. He wanted to win.

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