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The Resource Curveball : the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball in the Negro League, Martha Ackmann

Curveball : the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball in the Negro League, Martha Ackmann

Label
Curveball : the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball in the Negro League
Title
Curveball
Title remainder
the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball in the Negro League
Statement of responsibility
Martha Ackmann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball on men's teams and reveals how far passion, pride, and determination can take one person in pursuit of a dream
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackmann, Martha
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.S86
LC item number
A35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stone, Toni
  • Baseball players
  • African American baseball players
  • Women baseball players
Label
Curveball : the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball in the Negro League, Martha Ackmann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-264) and index
Contents
A question of sin -- Miracle in Saint Paul -- Barnstorming with the colored giants -- Golden gate -- Finding the heart of the game -- On deck -- Number -- Keep on at it -- A baseball has 108 stitches -- Happiest day of my life
Control code
ocn489009727
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 274 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781556527968
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010007019
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)489009727
Label
Curveball : the remarkable story of Toni Stone, the first woman to play professional baseball in the Negro League, Martha Ackmann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-264) and index
Contents
A question of sin -- Miracle in Saint Paul -- Barnstorming with the colored giants -- Golden gate -- Finding the heart of the game -- On deck -- Number -- Keep on at it -- A baseball has 108 stitches -- Happiest day of my life
Control code
ocn489009727
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 274 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781556527968
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010007019
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)489009727

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