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The Resource From hardships to championships, Glenn Stout

From hardships to championships, Glenn Stout

Label
From hardships to championships
Title
From hardships to championships
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Stout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Baseball is a great sport, but not all players had the home life as kids that nurtured their talent. Babe Ruth, Jim Peirsall, Torii Hunter, Ron LeFlore, and Joe Torre dealt with poverty, abuse, and addiction when young, and had to turn their lives around to play the game they loved. A moving look at the lives of these four great players
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stout, Glenn
Dewey number
  • 796.3570922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
  • GV865.A1
  • GV865.A1
LC item number
  • S819 2013
  • S819 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.7
Series statement
Good sports
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball players
Target audience
juvenile
Label
From hardships to championships, Glenn Stout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
From St. Mary's to the Hall of Fame -- Jimmy Piersall's battle against mental illness -- Paroled to play ball -- Joe Torre's biggest victory -- Torii Hunter: overcoming every obstacle
Control code
sky248797514
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780547887357
Lccn
2012023943
Other physical details
ill.
Label
From hardships to championships, Glenn Stout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
From St. Mary's to the Hall of Fame -- Jimmy Piersall's battle against mental illness -- Paroled to play ball -- Joe Torre's biggest victory -- Torii Hunter: overcoming every obstacle
Control code
sky248797514
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780547887357
Lccn
2012023943
Other physical details
ill.

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