Robinson, Sharon, 1950-

Promises to keep : how Jackie Robinson changed America / Sharon Robinson. - New York : Scholastic Press, c2004. - 64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.

Includes index.

A black and white world -- Signs of hope -- A determined pair -- 1945: a changing world -- Why my father? -- Play ball! -- A civil rights champion -- Jackie Robinson's legacy. Introduction -- Black and white world -- Signs of hope -- Determined pair -- 1945: Changing world -- Why my father? -- Play ball! -- Civil rights champion -- Jackie Robinson's legacy.

A biography of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in the major leagues, as told by his daughter.

0439425921: $16.95

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Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 --Juvenile literature.
Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.


African American baseball players--Biography--Juvenile literature.
African Americans--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Baseball players--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Conduct of life--Juvenile literature.
Baseball players.
African Americans--Biography.
Race relations.


United States--Race relations--Juvenile literature.

GV865.R6 / R5945 2004

796.357/092 B