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The Resource Stars in the shadows : the Negro League All-Star Game of 1934, by Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

Stars in the shadows : the Negro League All-Star Game of 1934, by Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

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Stars in the shadows : the Negro League All-Star Game of 1934
Title
Stars in the shadows
Title remainder
the Negro League All-Star Game of 1934
Statement of responsibility
by Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
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Language
eng
Summary
"In 1934, Chicago was the setting for one of the most fascinating ballgames in history: the second annual East-West Games. Come step back in time to see the best of the best Negro League players take each other on in this All-Star Game. This exhilarating play-by-play is a tour de force: a complete imagining of the radio broadcast of that thrilling game. You'll meet the legendary players, step into the stands with the fans, and even hear the radio commercials! Coretta Scott King Award Winner Charles Smith, Jr has written a must-have for any baseball aficionado. Beautifully packaged and with incredible black-and-white illustrations by Frank Morrison, this is a rare and momentous book"--
Summary
"In 1934, Chicago was the setting for one of the most fascinating ballgames in history: the second annual East-West Games. Come step back in time to see the best of the best Negro League players take each other on in this All-Star Game. This exhilaratingplay-by-play is a tour de force: a complete imagining of the radio broadcast of that thrilling game. You'll meet the legendary players, step into the stands with the fans, and even hear the radio commercials! Coretta Scott King Award Winner Charles Smith, Jr has written a must-have for any baseball aficionado. Beautifully packaged and with incredible black-and-white illustrations by Frank Morrison, this is a rare and momentous book"--
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796.3576408996073
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illustrations
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1330
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non fiction
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  • 2
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juvenile
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the Negro league all-star game of 1934
Label
Stars in the shadows : the Negro League All-Star Game of 1934, by Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
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http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1247/2460641/image/lgcover.9780689866388.jpg
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709673051
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24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9780689866388
Lccn
2011017469
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ill.
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(OCoLC)709673051
Label
Stars in the shadows : the Negro League All-Star Game of 1934, by Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1247/2460641/image/lgcover.9780689866388.jpg
Publication
Control code
709673051
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9780689866388
Lccn
2011017469
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)709673051

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