Jesse Owens

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Publisher:
Lerner Publications Co.,
Pub. Date:
[1999]
Language:
English
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Nicknamed the "World's Fastest Human," Jesse Owens grew up in a poor farming community. a sickly child, he went on to become one of history's most talented track athletes. the first man to win four gold medals in a single Olympics, Owens set six World Records and discredited Nazi leader Adolph Hitler's racist beliefs by showing his superior athletic skills at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. from his childhood in Alabama through his death in Arizona, this book follows the spectacular life of this incredible athlete.
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9780822549406
9781467703963
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MG
Level 8.1, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1110L
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subject_facetAfrican American track and field athletes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Biographies
Electronic books
Literature
Owens, Jesse, -- 1913-1980
Owens, Jesse, -- 1913-1980 -- Juvenile literature
Owens, Jesse, -- 1913-1980. -- Juvenile literature
Track and field athletes
Track and field athletes -- Juvenile literature
Track and field athletes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_displayJesse Owens
title_fullJesse Owens / Tom Streissguth
Jesse Owens [electronic resource] Streissguth, Thomas, 1958-
title_shortJesse Owens
topic_facetAfrican American track and field athletes
African Americans
Electronic books
Owens, Jesse
Track and field athletes