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Nothing but trouble : the story of Althea Gibson

Author: Sue Stauffacher; Greg Couch
Publisher: New York : Dragonfly Books, [2011], ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although considered a troublesome child, Buddy Walker sees talent in Althea Gibson and decides to help build her tennis skills--and she eventually earns the title of the first African-American to ever win the celebrated Wimbledon Cup.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Althea Gibson; Althea Gibson; Althea Gibson; Althea Gibson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Stauffacher; Greg Couch
ISBN: 9780375865442 0375865446
OCLC Number: 609529707
Notes: Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Greg Couch.

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Although considered a troublesome child, Buddy Walker sees talent in Althea Gibson and decides to help build her tennis skills--and she eventually earns the title of the first African-American to ever win the celebrated Wimbledon Cup.

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