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The United States v. Jackie Robinson

Author: Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen; R Gregory Christie
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Tells the true story of Jackie Robinson's battle against prejudice while serving in the military during World War II, covering his court-martial for refusing to move to the back of an integrated bus.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Picture books for children
Juvenile works
History
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen; R Gregory Christie
ISBN: 9780062287847 0062287842
OCLC Number: 982501771
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection, April 2018.
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: United States versus Jackie Robinson
Responsibility: written by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.

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Tells the true story of Jackie Robinson's battle against prejudice while serving in the military during World War II, covering his court-martial for refusing to move to the back of an integrated bus.

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by barker_patricia (WorldCat user published 2018-04-05) Very Good Permalink

This is the story of a hero. Kids will be introduced to the unfortunate time in our history when black people were treated poorly because of the color of their skin, and they will see how a young man stood up for what he believed in despite the challenges facing him. This book provides a great opportunity...
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