Women in sports : 50 fearless athletes who played to win
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Published
New York : Ten Speed Press, 2017.
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9781607749783 (hardback)
Physical Desc
127 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Accelerated Reader
IL: MG - BL: 7.2 - AR Pts: 5
Status
Lakes Region - Juvenile
J 796. 092 IGN
1 available

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Published
New York : Ten Speed Press, 2017.
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9781607749783 (hardback)
Accelerated Reader
MG
Level 7.2, 5 Points

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
"Illustrated profiles of fifty pioneering female athletes, from the author of the New York Times bestseller Women in Science. A charmingly illustrated and inspiring book, Women in Sports highlights the achievements and stories of fifty notable women athletes--from well-known figures like tennis player Billie Jean King and gymnast Simone Biles, to lesser-known athletes like skateboarding pioneer Patti McGee and Toni Stone, the first woman to play baseball in a men's professional league. Covering more than forty sports, this fascinating collection also contains infographics about notable women's teams throughout history,pay and media statistics for female athletes, and muscle anatomy. Women in Sports celebrates the success of the tough, bold, and fearless women who paved the way for the next generation of athletes"--,Provided by publisher.
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"A charmingly illustrated and inspiring book, Women in Sports highlights the achievements and stories of fifty notable women athletes--from well-known figures like tennis player Billie Jean King and gymnast Simone Biles, to lesser-known athletes like skateboarding pioneer Patti McGee and Toni Stone, the first woman to play baseball in a men's professional league"--,Provided by publisher.
Local note
JUL 2017
Local note
Donated by the Nature Coast Lakes Region Library.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ignotofsky, R. (2017). Women in sports: 50 fearless athletes who played to win (First edition.). Ten Speed Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ignotofsky, Rachel, 1989-. 2017. Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win. Ten Speed Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ignotofsky, Rachel, 1989-. Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win Ten Speed Press, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ignotofsky, Rachel. Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win First edition., Ten Speed Press, 2017.

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