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The Resource The story of all-star athlete Jim Thorpe, by Joseph Bruchac, with illustrations by S.D. Nelson

The story of all-star athlete Jim Thorpe, by Joseph Bruchac, with illustrations by S.D. Nelson

Label
The story of all-star athlete Jim Thorpe
Title
The story of all-star athlete Jim Thorpe
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Bruchac, with illustrations by S.D. Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Story of All-Star Athlete Jim Thorpe is a fresh look at a world-renowned champion and allows the reader to meet the person behind the celebrated athlete. This chapter book in our “Story” line includes black-and-white illustrations as well as sidebars on related subjects, a timeline, a glossary, and recommended reading." -
Assigning source
from the publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bruchac, Joseph
Dewey number
  • 796.092
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 8-12
  • Grades: 4 to 6
LC call number
GV697.T5
LC item number
B775 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, S. D.
Series statement
Story of Lee & Low Books, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thorpe, Jim
  • Athletes
  • Indian athletes
  • Football players
  • Football coaches
  • United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.)
  • United States Military Academy
  • Sauk Indians
  • Fox Indians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of all-star athlete Jim Thorpe, by Joseph Bruchac, with illustrations by S.D. Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes webography
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bright path -- The Sac and Fox Nation -- The Agency boarding school -- Black Hawk -- Jim alone -- How football started -- What an Indian can do -- Carlisle and other Indian boarding schools -- At Carlisle -- Glenn Scobey "Pop" Warner -- Star athlete -- All American -- A lasting legacy -- Author's note -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Author's sources -- Recommended books, films, and websites -- About the author -- About the Illustrator
Control code
sky296476816
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781643790107
Lccn
2019020608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
jtv 09/19
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The story of all-star athlete Jim Thorpe, by Joseph Bruchac, with illustrations by S.D. Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes webography
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bright path -- The Sac and Fox Nation -- The Agency boarding school -- Black Hawk -- Jim alone -- How football started -- What an Indian can do -- Carlisle and other Indian boarding schools -- At Carlisle -- Glenn Scobey "Pop" Warner -- Star athlete -- All American -- A lasting legacy -- Author's note -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Author's sources -- Recommended books, films, and websites -- About the author -- About the Illustrator
Control code
sky296476816
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781643790107
Lccn
2019020608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
jtv 09/19
Other physical details
illustrations

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