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Jim Thorpe

John Norwood Fago

Jim Thorpe

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Pendulum Press in West Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Thorpe, Jim, 1887-1953 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Gibson, Althea, 1927- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Thorpe, Jim, 1887-1953.,
    • Gibson, Althea, 1927-,
    • Athletes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Indian athletes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Indians of North America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • African American athletes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Athletes.,
    • Indians of North America -- Biography.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.,
    • Cartoons and comics.

    • About the Edition

      Presents in comic strip form the lives and careers of two members of minority groups who struggled against all odds to become outstanding athletes.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[written by John Norwood Fago ; illustrated by Frank Redondo]. Althea Gibson / [written by John Norwood Fago ; illustrated by Fred Carrillo].
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesPendulum illustrated biography series : Sports
      ContributionsRedondo, Frank., Fago, John Norwood., Carrillo, Fred.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV697.A1 F28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4433547M
      ISBN 10088301372X
      LC Control Number79083617
      OCLC/WorldCa5990940

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