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The Resource Twice as good : the story of William Powell and Clearview, the only golf course designed, built and owned by an African-American, by Richard Michelson ; iIllustrated by Eric Velasquez

Twice as good : the story of William Powell and Clearview, the only golf course designed, built and owned by an African-American, by Richard Michelson ; iIllustrated by Eric Velasquez

Label
Twice as good : the story of William Powell and Clearview, the only golf course designed, built and owned by an African-American
Title
Twice as good
Title remainder
the story of William Powell and Clearview, the only golf course designed, built and owned by an African-American
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Michelson ; iIllustrated by Eric Velasquez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the life of William Powell, an African American golfer discriminated against because of his race, and how his perseverance and spirit helped him rise from a caddy to the first African American owner of a public golf course
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michelson, Richard
Dewey number
  • 796.352092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
GV964.P69
LC item number
M53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Velasquez, Eric
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Powell, William J
  • Golf course architects
  • Golf courses
  • African American businesspeople
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Golf course architects
  • Golf courses
  • African American businesspeople
  • Discrimination in sports
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Twice as good : the story of William Powell and Clearview, the only golf course designed, built and owned by an African-American, by Richard Michelson ; iIllustrated by Eric Velasquez
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
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781585364664
Lccn
2011029114
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1338643
System control number
  • ocn743298785
  • (OCoLC)743298785
  • 1346647
Label
Twice as good : the story of William Powell and Clearview, the only golf course designed, built and owned by an African-American, by Richard Michelson ; iIllustrated by Eric Velasquez
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
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781585364664
Lccn
2011029114
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1338643
System control number
  • ocn743298785
  • (OCoLC)743298785
  • 1346647

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