Jesse Owens: An American Life (Paperback)William J. Baker (author)
Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 07/03/1988
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A biography of James Cleveland Owens, the tenth child of an Alabama sharecropper who won an unprecedented four gold medals in track and field at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. It chronicles the public and private ambitions and ideals of a celebrated black athlete in an era of social change.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 484 g
Dimensions: 230 x 150 x 22 mm
Edition: New edition
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