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Extraordinary women athletes, by Judy L Hasday

Label
Extraordinary women athletes
Title
Extraordinary women athletes
Statement of responsibility
by Judy L Hasday
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents brief biographies of nearly fifty women athletes from the twentieth century, including Ora Washington, Althea Gibson, Tenley Albright, Wilma Rudolph, Chris Evert, Nancy Lopez Knight, Jackie Joiner-Kersee, and Janet Evans
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Extraordinary people
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Extraordinary women athletes, by Judy L Hasday
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-278) and index
Contents
Women athletes from ancient times to 1896 -- Women in sports: the few, the determined, the pioneers -- Annie Smith Peck -- Ora Washington -- Helen Wills Moody -- Gertrude Ederle -- Sonja Henie -- Mildred (Babe) Didrikson Zaharias -- Patty Berg -- Toni Stone -- Althea Gibson -- Patricia Keller McCormick -- Larissa Latynina -- Tenley Albright -- Kathy Whitworth -- Wilma Rudolph -- Jody Conradt -- Margaret Smith Court -- Girls of Summer, All-American girls baseball league -- Billie Jean King -- Battle of the sexes -- Peggy Fleming -- Sheila Young -- Anita DeFrantz -- Chris Evert -- Olga Korbut -- Martina Navratilova -- Nancy Lopez Knight -- Joan Benoit Samuelson -- Nancy Lieberman-Cline -- Florence Griffith Joyner -- Nadia Comaneci -- Jackie Joyner-Kersee -- Paula Newby-Fraser -- Tracy Caulkins -- Cynthia Cooper -- Shooting stars: Women in basketball today -- Bonnie Blair -- Katarina Witt -- Silken Laumann -- Gail Devers -- Steffi Graf -- Myriam Bedard -- Janet Evans -- Kristi Yamaguchi -- Manon Rheaume -- Mia Hamm -- This is my game, this is my future, watch me play -- Marion Jones -- Shannon Miller -- Martina Hingis -- Play-by-play: women in sportscasting -- 66 other extraordinary women athletes -- Organizations and on-line sites
Control code
42649619
Dimensions
25cm
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780516216089
Lccn
99049335
Other physical details
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Label
Extraordinary women athletes, by Judy L Hasday
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-278) and index
Contents
Women athletes from ancient times to 1896 -- Women in sports: the few, the determined, the pioneers -- Annie Smith Peck -- Ora Washington -- Helen Wills Moody -- Gertrude Ederle -- Sonja Henie -- Mildred (Babe) Didrikson Zaharias -- Patty Berg -- Toni Stone -- Althea Gibson -- Patricia Keller McCormick -- Larissa Latynina -- Tenley Albright -- Kathy Whitworth -- Wilma Rudolph -- Jody Conradt -- Margaret Smith Court -- Girls of Summer, All-American girls baseball league -- Billie Jean King -- Battle of the sexes -- Peggy Fleming -- Sheila Young -- Anita DeFrantz -- Chris Evert -- Olga Korbut -- Martina Navratilova -- Nancy Lopez Knight -- Joan Benoit Samuelson -- Nancy Lieberman-Cline -- Florence Griffith Joyner -- Nadia Comaneci -- Jackie Joyner-Kersee -- Paula Newby-Fraser -- Tracy Caulkins -- Cynthia Cooper -- Shooting stars: Women in basketball today -- Bonnie Blair -- Katarina Witt -- Silken Laumann -- Gail Devers -- Steffi Graf -- Myriam Bedard -- Janet Evans -- Kristi Yamaguchi -- Manon Rheaume -- Mia Hamm -- This is my game, this is my future, watch me play -- Marion Jones -- Shannon Miller -- Martina Hingis -- Play-by-play: women in sportscasting -- 66 other extraordinary women athletes -- Organizations and on-line sites
Control code
42649619
Dimensions
25cm
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780516216089
Lccn
99049335
Other physical details
ill.

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