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Just as good : how Larry Doby changed America's game / Chris Crowe ; illustrations by Mike Benny.

Crowe, Chris. (Author).
Book Book (c2012.)
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, c2012.
4 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9780763650261
  • ISBN: 0763650269
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary: An African American family in Cleveland, Ohio, listens on their new radio to the first game of the 1948 World Series, in which Larry Doby, the first black player in the American League, won the game for the Cleveland Indians.
Authors: Benny, Mike, 1964- (ill.).
Alternate Title: How Larry Doby changed America's game
Citation: Crowe, Chris. "Just as good : how Larry Doby changed America's game." Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.

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