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The Resource The fastest game on two feet : and other poems about how sports began, by Alice Low ; illustrated by John O'Brien

The fastest game on two feet : and other poems about how sports began, by Alice Low ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Label
The fastest game on two feet : and other poems about how sports began
Title
The fastest game on two feet
Title remainder
and other poems about how sports began
Statement of responsibility
by Alice Low ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Title variation
fastest game on two feet
Title variation remainder
and other poems about how sports began
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sports have origins in all kinds of activities, such as playing with sticks and stones, running from threats, and taking part in religious ceremonies. Using conjecture and historical facts, this book of poetry and prose relates how nineteen sports got their start and grew into the games we know today
Summary
Sports have origins in all kinds of activities, such as playing with sticks and stones, running from threats, and taking part in religious ceremonies. Using conjecture and historical facts, this book of poetry and prose relates how nineteen sports got their start and grew into the games we know today
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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333352
Cataloging source
DLC
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Low, Alice
Dewey number
811.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
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  • 2
  • 4
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1953-
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O'Brien, John
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True
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  • Sports
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Sports
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Poetry
Target audience
primary
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and other poems about how sports began
Label
The fastest game on two feet : and other poems about how sports began, by Alice Low ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007013441.html
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn122338103
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780823419050
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007013441
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)122338103
Label
The fastest game on two feet : and other poems about how sports began, by Alice Low ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007013441.html
Publication
Control code
ocn122338103
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780823419050
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007013441
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)122338103

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