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The Resource Louis Sockalexis : Native American baseball pioneer, by Bill Wise ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Louis Sockalexis : Native American baseball pioneer, by Bill Wise ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Label
Louis Sockalexis : Native American baseball pioneer
Title
Louis Sockalexis
Title remainder
Native American baseball pioneer
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Wise ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Penobscot Indian Louis Sockalexis, who pursued his childhood love of baseball and eventually joined the Major Leagues, where he faced racism and discrimination with humility and courage as the first Native American to play professional baseball
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wise, Bill
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 920
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
GV865.S588
LC item number
W57 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.7
  • 5.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Farnsworth, Bill,
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sockalexis, Louis
  • Sockalexis, Louis
  • Baseball players
  • Indian baseball players
  • Baseball players
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Louis Sockalexis : Native American baseball pioneer, by Bill Wise ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A biography of Penobscot Indian Louis Sockalexis, who pursued his childhood love of baseball and eventually joined the Major Leagues, where he faced racism and discrimination with humility and courage as the first Native American to play professional baseball"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584302698
Lccn
2006017730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0007165420
  • 1095882
Label
Louis Sockalexis : Native American baseball pioneer, by Bill Wise ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Publication
Note
"A biography of Penobscot Indian Louis Sockalexis, who pursued his childhood love of baseball and eventually joined the Major Leagues, where he faced racism and discrimination with humility and courage as the first Native American to play professional baseball"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584302698
Lccn
2006017730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0007165420
  • 1095882

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