42: A Biography of Jack Jackie Robinson

42: A Biography of Jack Jackie Robinson

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by Frank Foster
     
 

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Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players of all time--MLB Rookie of the Year, World Series Champion, six-time all-star, MVP, and a lifetime batting average of .311. But he is most remembered for breaking racial barriers by becoming the first African American to play in the major leagues since the 1880s.

This book traces Robinsons life, both on the

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Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players of all time--MLB Rookie of the Year, World Series Champion, six-time all-star, MVP, and a lifetime batting average of .311. But he is most remembered for breaking racial barriers by becoming the first African American to play in the major leagues since the 1880s.

This book traces Robinsons life, both on the field and his personal life--from his childhood and career in the miltary to his days in the Negro leagues and with the Brooklyn Dodgers; it also covers briefly his life after baseball.

LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or sometimes forgotten life is recapped. We publish a wide array of topics (from baseball and music to literature and philosophy), so check our growing catalogue regularly to see our newest books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781479165100
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
08/20/2012
Pages:
74
Sales rank:
1,061,546
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.15(d)

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42: A Biography of Jack "Jackie" Robinson 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
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