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We are the ship : [the story of Negro League baseball]

Author: Kadir Nelson; Dion Graham
Publisher: Grand Haven, MI : Brilliance Audio ; Prince Frederick, MD : Distributed by Recorded Books, 2008.
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using an "Everyman" player as his narrator, Kadir Nelson tells the story of Negro League baseball from its beginnings in the 1920s through the decline after Jackie Robinson crossed over to the majors in 1947. Illustrations from oil paintings by artist Kadir Nelson.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Kadir Nelson; Dion Graham
ISBN: 9781423375364 142337536X
OCLC Number: 311759054
Notes: In container (17 cm.).
"Words and paintings by Kadir Nelson"--Container.
"Unabridged"--Container.
"Children's Nonfiction"--Container.
"Includes interview with the author"--Container.
Bonus disc includes interactive gallery of paintings by Kadir Nelson.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Dion Graham.
Awards: Odyssey Honor, 2010.
Target Audience: 6 years and up.
Description: 2 sound discs (1 hr., 55 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 compact disc.
Details: System requirements: Adobe® Flash® Player required for bonus disc containing paintings from the book.; Adobe Flash Player required.
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: Kadir Nelson.

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Using an "Everyman" player as his narrator, Kadir Nelson tells the story of Negro League baseball from its beginnings in the 1920s through the decline after Jackie Robinson crossed over to the majors in 1947. Illustrations from oil paintings by artist Kadir Nelson.

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