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Promises to keep : how Jackie Robinson changed America

Author: Sharon Robinson
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in the major leagues, as told by his daughter.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Robinson
ISBN: 0439425921 9780439425926 0439678757 9780439678759
OCLC Number: 51886350
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: A black and white world --
Signs of hope --
A determined pair --
1945: a changing world --
Why my father? --
Play ball! --
A civil rights champion --
Jackie Robinson's legacy. Introduction --
Black and white world --
Signs of hope --
Determined pair --
1945: Changing world --
Why my father? --
Play ball! --
Civil rights champion --
Jackie Robinson's legacy.
Responsibility: Sharon Robinson.
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A biography of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in the major leagues, as told by his daughter.

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