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The Resource Silent star : the story of deaf major leaguer William Hoy, by Bill Wise ; pictures by Adam Gustavson

Silent star : the story of deaf major leaguer William Hoy, by Bill Wise ; pictures by Adam Gustavson

Label
Silent star : the story of deaf major leaguer William Hoy
Title
Silent star
Title remainder
the story of deaf major leaguer William Hoy
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Wise ; pictures by Adam Gustavson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A biography of William "Dummy" Hoy, who pursued his love of baseball and became the first deaf player to have a long career in the Major Leagues, where he accumulated records and top-ranking statistics. Includes an afterword, author's sources, and historical photograph"--Provided by publisher
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
840
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
GV865
LC item number
.H685 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gustavson, Adam,
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hoy, William
  • Hoy, William
  • Baseball players
  • Deaf athletes
  • Baseball players
  • Deaf athletes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Silent star : the story of deaf major leaguer William Hoy, by Bill Wise ; pictures by Adam Gustavson
Instantiates
Publication
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
9781600604119
Lccn
2011036827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0010427156
  • 1279874
Label
Silent star : the story of deaf major leaguer William Hoy, by Bill Wise ; pictures by Adam Gustavson
Publication
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
9781600604119
Lccn
2011036827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0010427156
  • 1279874

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