Baseball and the Color Line

Baseball and the Color Line

by Thomas W. Gilbert


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Baseball and the Color Line by Thomas W. Gilbert

This inspiring series covers various aspects of black history and the black experience, from ancient civilizations to today's African social and political movements.

This book recounts the development of segregation in Professional Baseball and the various attempts to break the color line, culminating in Jackie Robinson's joining the Brooklyn Dodgers. Includes a chronology in the appendix, a bibliography, and an index.

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ISBN-13: 9780531157473
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 10/01/1995
Series: African-American Experience Series
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.92(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)
Lexile: 1300L (what's this?)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

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