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Jesse Owens

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Publisher:
Lerner Publications Co.,
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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 8.1 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
1110L
Description
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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ISBN:
9780822530701
9780822549406
082252256
Reading Level:
MG
Level 8.1, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1110L
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Grouped Work ID bdc2ea18-e4f5-f1f2-1d10-47820083b7ba
Grouping Title jesse owens
Grouping Author streissguth thomas
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-22 23:11:31PM
Last Indexed 2019-02-23 00:26:28AM

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series Sports heroes and legends
series_with_volume Sports heroes and legends|
subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, Owens, Jesse, -- 1913-, Owens, Jesse, -- 1913-1980 -- Juvenile literature, Track and field athletes -- United States -- Biography, Track and field athletes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Jesse Owens
title_full Jesse Owens / Tom Streissguth, Jesse Owens / by Tom Streissguth
title_short Jesse Owens
topic_facet African Americans, Biography, Owens, Jesse, Track and field athletes