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Soldier Athletes
Contributor(s): Stout, Glenn
ISBN: 0547417292     ISBN-13: 9780547417295
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: October 2011
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Annotation: A tribute to the sacrifices and acts of bravery by professional athletes who served in the military traces the stories of such figures as Boston Red Sox outfielder and WWII pilot Ted Williams, Pittsburgh Steelers running back and Vietnam War veteran Rocky Bleier, and Arizona Cardinals defensive back Pat Tillman, who lost his life in Afghanistan. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Athletes; United States; Biography; Juvenile literature.
Soldiers; United States; Juvenile literature.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Sports & Recreation
- Juvenile Nonfiction | History | Military & Wars
Dewey: 796.0922
LCCN: 2011002095
Lexile Measure: 1070
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Series: Good Sports
Book type: Juvenile Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 7.75" H x 5.25" W x 0.25" (0.25 lbs) 99 pages
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 146870
Reading Level: 7.1   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 3.0
 
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Contributor Bio(s):
Under the auspices of Matt Christopher, Glenn Stout was the author of thirty-nine titles in the Matt Christopher Sports Biography and Legends in Sports series. He lives in Vermont with his wife, his daughter, three cats, two dogs, and a rabbit. Check out his website at www.goodportsbyglennstout.com.