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Jim Thorpe

legendary athlete

by Barbara Long

  • 175 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Enslow Publishers in Springfield, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Thorpe, Jim, 1887-1953 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Thorpe, Jim, 1887-1953.,
    • Athletes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Indians of North America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Athletes.,
    • Indians of North America -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of one of the greatest all-around athletes in history, probably best-known for his record-breaking track and field performance in the 1912 Olympic games.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 122-124) and index.

      Statementby Barbara Long.
      SeriesNative American biographies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV697.T5 L66 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL972374M
      ISBN 100894908650
      LC Control Number96009226

      Aug 24,  · Directed by Michael Curtiz. With Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Steve Cochran, Phyllis Thaxter. The triumph and tragedy of Native American Jim Thorpe, who, after winning both the pentathlon and decathlon in the same Olympics, is stripped of his medals on a technicality/10(K). Focusing on Jim Thorpe's years at Carlisle, this book brings his early athletic career, and especially his college football days, to life, while also dispelling some myths about him and movingly depicting the Native American experience at the turn of the 20th century. This is a book for history buffs as well as sports fans: an illuminating and.

      Drawing on meticulous research, Bruchac (Wabi) presents Jim Thorpe's (–) complex story, focusing on his years at Haskell and Carlisle Indian Schools, as a kind of imagined autobiography. Put your seat in the upright position and prepare to experience Jim Thorpe! Once you disembark at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE), the busy main streets will be just 25 miles (40 kilometers) northwest of here. Can I rent a car in Jim Thorpe? Book a rental car with the help of Travelocity and experience Jim Thorpe on your own time.

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