Teammates

People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Author(s):
Peter Golenbock
Illustrator(s):
Paul Bacon
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0152842864
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism

This is the story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League Baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate.

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