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The Resource Touch the sky : Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper, Ann Malaspina ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez

Touch the sky : Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper, Ann Malaspina ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez

Label
Touch the sky : Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper
Title
Touch the sky
Title remainder
Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper
Statement of responsibility
Ann Malaspina ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal, from her childhood in segregated Albany, Georgia, in the 1930s, through her recognition at the 1996 Olympics as one of the hundred best athletes in Olympic history
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2013
Biography type
individual biography
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10093894
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Malaspina, Ann
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1073.15.C63
LC item number
M35 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
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True
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  • Coachman, Alice
  • Olympic Games
  • Track and field athletes
  • African American women athletes
  • Jumping
Target audience
primary
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Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper
Label
Touch the sky : Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper, Ann Malaspina ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781621279051
Lccn
2011-8564
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)714505142
Label
Touch the sky : Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper, Ann Malaspina ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781621279051
Lccn
2011-8564
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)714505142

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