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We are the ship : the story of Negro League baseball

Author: Kadir Nelson; Hank Aaron
Publisher: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kadir Nelson; Hank Aaron
ISBN: 9780786808328 0786808322
OCLC Number: 770521511
Description: 88 s. : color ill. ; 29 x 29 cm
Responsibility: words and paintings by Kadir Nelson ; foreward by Hank Aaron

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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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