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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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
333352
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Low, Alice
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Brien, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Sports
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Poetry
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
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
Copyright
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
751874
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780823419050
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007013441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823419050
  • (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
Copyright
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
751874
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780823419050
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007013441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823419050
  • (OCoLC)122338103

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