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The Resource Hammerin' Hank : the life of Hank Greenberg, Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis

Hammerin' Hank : the life of Hank Greenberg, Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis

Label
Hammerin' Hank : the life of Hank Greenberg
Title
Hammerin' Hank
Title remainder
the life of Hank Greenberg
Statement of responsibility
Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis
Title variation
  • Hammerin' Hank: the story of Hank Greenberg
  • Hammerin Hank
Title variation remainder
the life of Hank Greenberg
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet one of America's earliest Jewish-American heroes. The 1930s were a time when "outsiders" were not welcome in Major League Baseball. Henry Benjamin Greenberg began as one of those outsiders, but went on to become one of baseball's greatest right-handed batters. Hammerin' Hank dominated baseball from 1933 to 1948 and was eventually inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. But Hank Greenberg was more than an amazing athlete. While Jews had been playing baseball since the 1800s, Hammerin' Hank was baseball's first Jewish superstar
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157969
Cataloging source
DLC
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McDonough, Yona Zeldis
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
920L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zeldis, Malcah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greenberg, Hank
  • Detroit Tigers (Baseball team)
  • Baseball players
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Hank Greenberg
Label
Hammerin' Hank : the life of Hank Greenberg, Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
628123
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9780802789976
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005048639
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802789976
  • (OCoLC)60516836
Label
Hammerin' Hank : the life of Hank Greenberg, Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
628123
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9780802789976
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005048639
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802789976
  • (OCoLC)60516836

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