Breaking Barriers

by Hans Hetrick

Part of a Series: Real Heroes of Sports.

When Althea Gibson broke the color line in 1950 to become the first African American to play in a national tennis tournament in the United States, she inspired hope. Young readers will delight in reading about Gibson and athletes like her.

ISBN: 9781515744344

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Series Nonfiction: Social Studies 3-5

Grades 3-5

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  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9781515744344

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Library edition

    Publisher

    Sports Illustrated Kids

    Page Count

    32

    Trim Size

    7" x 9"

    Dewey Classification

    796.01

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 6.3, Points: 0.5

    Lexile

    Level: 1030L

    Genre

    Nonfic


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