The Resource Olympic Pride, American Prejudice : The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics., Deborah Riley Draper

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice : The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics., Deborah Riley Draper

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Olympic Pride, American Prejudice : The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Title
Olympic Pride, American Prejudice
Title remainder
The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Riley Draper
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Draper, Deborah Riley
Dewey number
  • 796.48089
  • 796.4808996073009043
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV721
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Underwood, Blair
  • Thrasher, Travis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympic Games
  • African American athletes
  • Olympics
  • African American athletes
  • Olympics
  • Racism in sports
  • Discrimination in sports
Label
Olympic Pride, American Prejudice : The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics., Deborah Riley Draper
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=246&titleId=3962476
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Publication
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  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Electronic resource
  • OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Intro -- Title Page -- Introduction -- Part One -- Chapter One: The Girls Are Fast -- Chapter Two: A Single Inch, a Cross on Fire -- Chapter Three: Discipline and Heart -- Chapter Four: Determination -- Chapter Five: Dashing to the Tape -- Chapter Six: The Underestimated -- Chapter Seven: Qualified and Confident -- Chapter Eight: Together Yet Alone -- Chapter Nine: Defeat -- Part Two -- Chapter Ten: Do the Little Things Well -- Chapter Eleven: Looking Ahead -- Chapter Twelve: The World's Fastest Man -- Chapter Thirteen: The Nazis Take Control -- Chapter Fourteen: Anyone Is Beatable
  • Chapter Fifteen: The Boycott Debate -- Chapter Sixteen: Baptism by Fire -- Part Three -- Chapter Seventeen: Trial and Error -- Chapter Eighteen: The Olympic "Black Gang" -- Chapter Nineteen: An Almost Color-blind Ocean -- Chapter Twenty: The Olympic Spirit and Olympic Peace -- Chapter Twenty-One: Ready, Willing, and Able for War -- Chapter Twenty-Two: The Snub -- Chapter Twenty-Three: The Stop -- Chapter Twenty-Four: The Sneakers -- Chapter Twenty-Five: The Footnote -- Chapter Twenty-Six: The Junior -- Chapter Twenty-Seven: The Black Panther -- Chapter Twenty-Eight: The Golden Concession
  • Chapter Twenty-Nine: The Team -- Chapter Thirty: Two Ladies -- Chapter Thirty-One: The Verdict -- Epilogue -- Photographs -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Notes -- Selected Bibliography -- Index -- Photo Credits -- Copyright
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (302 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501162176
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1A430933-139A-4AC6-BE10-0E6F2BA26241
System control number
(OCoLC)1135669021
Label
Olympic Pride, American Prejudice : The Untold Story of 18 African Americans Who Defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to Compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics., Deborah Riley Draper
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=246&titleId=3962476
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Electronic resource
  • OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Intro -- Title Page -- Introduction -- Part One -- Chapter One: The Girls Are Fast -- Chapter Two: A Single Inch, a Cross on Fire -- Chapter Three: Discipline and Heart -- Chapter Four: Determination -- Chapter Five: Dashing to the Tape -- Chapter Six: The Underestimated -- Chapter Seven: Qualified and Confident -- Chapter Eight: Together Yet Alone -- Chapter Nine: Defeat -- Part Two -- Chapter Ten: Do the Little Things Well -- Chapter Eleven: Looking Ahead -- Chapter Twelve: The World's Fastest Man -- Chapter Thirteen: The Nazis Take Control -- Chapter Fourteen: Anyone Is Beatable
  • Chapter Fifteen: The Boycott Debate -- Chapter Sixteen: Baptism by Fire -- Part Three -- Chapter Seventeen: Trial and Error -- Chapter Eighteen: The Olympic "Black Gang" -- Chapter Nineteen: An Almost Color-blind Ocean -- Chapter Twenty: The Olympic Spirit and Olympic Peace -- Chapter Twenty-One: Ready, Willing, and Able for War -- Chapter Twenty-Two: The Snub -- Chapter Twenty-Three: The Stop -- Chapter Twenty-Four: The Sneakers -- Chapter Twenty-Five: The Footnote -- Chapter Twenty-Six: The Junior -- Chapter Twenty-Seven: The Black Panther -- Chapter Twenty-Eight: The Golden Concession
  • Chapter Twenty-Nine: The Team -- Chapter Thirty: Two Ladies -- Chapter Thirty-One: The Verdict -- Epilogue -- Photographs -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Notes -- Selected Bibliography -- Index -- Photo Credits -- Copyright
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (302 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501162176
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1A430933-139A-4AC6-BE10-0E6F2BA26241
System control number
(OCoLC)1135669021

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