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A is for Amazing Moments: A Sports Alphabet (Sbp Sports!)

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From the first woman to swim the English Channel to the first person to run a mile in under four minutes, there have been some incredible and amazing events and milestones in the world of sports. Now in A is for Amazing Moments: A Sports Alphabet, sportswriter Brad Herzog showcases those events that set sports records while impacting American history and world views. Learn how runner Jesse Owens not only amazed the world but also stunned Nazi Germany at the 1936 Summer Olympics. Cheer on Billie Jean King as she defeats Bobby Riggs in their 1973 Battle of the Sexes tennis match. Read how super-racehorse Secretariat ran away with America's heart as well as the 1973 Triple Crown. All these moments, and many more, are brought to pulsing life in A is for Amazing Moments: A Sports Alphabet. Vivid, colorful artwork captures the spirit and energy of these events.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585363605
Author:
Herzog, Brad
Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press
Illustrator:
Rose, Melanie
Author:
Rose, Melanie
Subject:
Sports
Subject:
Alphabet books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - General
Subject:
Concepts - Alphabet
Subject:
Alphabet
Subject:
Science & Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Sleeping Bear Press Sports & Hobbies
Publication Date:
20081131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
10.26x11.34x.37 in. 1.14 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , From the first woman to swim the English Channel to the first person to run a mile in under four minutes, there have been some incredible and amazing events and milestones in the world of sports. Now in A is for Amazing Moments: A Sports Alphabet, sportswriter Brad Herzog showcases those events that set sports records while impacting American history and world views. Learn how runner Jesse Owens not only amazed the world but also stunned Nazi Germany at the 1936 Summer Olympics. Cheer on Billie Jean King as she defeats Bobby Riggs in their 1973 Battle of the Sexes tennis match. Read how super-racehorse Secretariat ran away with America's heart as well as the 1973 Triple Crown. All these moments, and many more, are brought to pulsing life in A is for Amazing Moments: A Sports Alphabet. Vivid, colorful artwork captures the spirit and energy of these events.
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