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A strong right arm: the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
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Published:
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Puffin Books, 2004.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xiv, 111 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780142400722, 0142400726
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.1, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
860

Notes

General Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2002.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 107).
Description
Tells the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, a woman who had to overcome the obstacles of gender and race to pursue her dream of playing baseball, and who finally got her chance when she and other African-American women were invited to play in the Negro Leagues after male players were allowed on major league teams.
Description
Presents a biography of Mamie Johnson, one of three women to play in the professional Negro League, discussing the challenges she faced as a black woman to make her way into professional baseball.
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860L,Lexile
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APA Citation (style guide)

Green, M. Y. (2004). A strong right arm: the story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Green, Michelle Y. 2004. A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Green, Michelle Y, A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Green, Michelle Y. A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Puffin Books, 2004. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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