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The Resource Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training, Chris Lamb

Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training, Chris Lamb

Label
Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training
Title
Blackout
Title remainder
the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training
Statement of responsibility
Chris Lamb
Title variation
Blackout
Title variation remainder
the untold story of Jackie Robinsons first spring training
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training during 1946, a time when America was struggling with racism and segregation, as well as with the impact of the Second World War, documenting the player's ordeal on and off the field, the reaction of the black and white communities, the influence of the press, and Robinson's own determination and anxieties
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
271652
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lamb, Chris
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • Baseball players
  • Discrimination in sports
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training
Label
Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training, Chris Lamb
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0413/2004000614.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-216) 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
Fried Chicken and Hard-boiled Eggs -- Jim Crow Baseball Must End -- Rickey and Robinson Challenge Segregated Baseball -- Robinson and Wright Take Their Game to Sanford -- Robinson and Wright Flee Sanford by Sundown -- Robinson Takes the Field -- Cheap Talk, Mexican Millionaires, and Eddie Klep -- Lights Out in Deland and Locked Gates in Jacksonville -- Integration Stands Its Ground against Southern Intolerance -- Robinson Wins the Day during His First Game in Montreal
Control code
491152
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780803229563
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004000614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803229563
  • (Sirsi) ADP-0032
Label
Blackout : the untold story of Jackie Robinson's first spring training, Chris Lamb
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0413/2004000614.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-216) 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
Fried Chicken and Hard-boiled Eggs -- Jim Crow Baseball Must End -- Rickey and Robinson Challenge Segregated Baseball -- Robinson and Wright Take Their Game to Sanford -- Robinson and Wright Flee Sanford by Sundown -- Robinson Takes the Field -- Cheap Talk, Mexican Millionaires, and Eddie Klep -- Lights Out in Deland and Locked Gates in Jacksonville -- Integration Stands Its Ground against Southern Intolerance -- Robinson Wins the Day during His First Game in Montreal
Control code
491152
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780803229563
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004000614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803229563
  • (Sirsi) ADP-0032

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