Lou Gehrig: One of Baseball's Greatest (Childhood of Famous Americans Series) by Guernsey Van Riper Jr., Jerry Robinson, Jr. Van Riper |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Lou Gehrig: One of Baseball's Greatest (Childhood of Famous Americans Series)

Lou Gehrig: One of Baseball's Greatest (Childhood of Famous Americans Series)

by Guernsey Van Riper Jr., Jerry Robinson, Jr. Van Riper
     
 
One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians.

Overview

One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780020419303
Publisher:
Aladdin
Publication date:
10/28/1986
Series:
Childhood of Famous Americans Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
605,571
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile:
540L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Guernsey Van Riper, Jr. attended DePauw University in 1926. He earned two varsity letters as quarterback on the football team and one letter as a first baseman on the baseball team. After graduating, he worked in advertising then became an editor at Bobbs-Merrill Publishing Company. He turned his love of sports into books, writing biographies of Lou Gehrig and Knute Rockne along with ten other children’s books.

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