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The Resource Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman

Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman

Label
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion
Title
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Title remainder
the making of a champion
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Title variation
Making of a champion
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Babe Didrikson, who broke records in golf, track and field, and other sports, at a time when there were few opportunities for female athletes
Summary
A biography of Babe Didrikson, who broke records in golf, track and field, and other sports, at a time when there were few opportunities for female athletes
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178872
Cataloging source
NYP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freedman, Russell
Dewey number
  • 796.352/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
1060L
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1060
  • 1060
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Women athletes
  • Athletes
  • Women athletes
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Women athletes
  • Athletes
  • Women athletes
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the making of a champion
Label
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Breaking barriers -- The worst kid on Doucette -- A Texas tomboy -- Star of the Golden Cyclones -- The one-woman team -- Going for the gold -- Show business -- A new sport and a new image -- Romance -- Superman's sister -- "Okay, Babe's here!" -- Partners -- "I'm not a quitter" -- In search of the life Babe led: a selective bibliography
Control code
1905000
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780544104914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780544104914
  • (OCoLC)871046027
Label
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : the making of a champion, by Russell Freedman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Breaking barriers -- The worst kid on Doucette -- A Texas tomboy -- Star of the Golden Cyclones -- The one-woman team -- Going for the gold -- Show business -- A new sport and a new image -- Romance -- Superman's sister -- "Okay, Babe's here!" -- Partners -- "I'm not a quitter" -- In search of the life Babe led: a selective bibliography
Control code
1905000
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780544104914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780544104914
  • (OCoLC)871046027

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