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 Just like Jesse Owens
 Author: Young, Andrew

 Publisher:  Orchard Books (2022)

 Dewey: 323.1
 Classification: Biography
 Physical Description: [34] p., ill. (chiefly col.), 28 cm

 BTSB No: 974464 ISBN: 9780545554657
 Ages: 6-8 Grades: 1-3

 Subjects:
 Young, Andrew, -- 1932- -- Childhood and youth
 Owens, Jesse, -- 1913-1980
 Family life
 African Americans -- Biography
 Race relations
 African American track and field athletes
 New Orleans (La.)

Price: $22.08

Summary:
As a boy, Andrew Young learned a vital lesson from his parents when a local chapter of the Nazi party instigated racial unrest in their hometown of New Orleans in the 1930s. Andrew's father told him that when dealing with the sickness of racism, "Don't get mad, get smart." To drive home the lesson, the family went to the local theater to see newsreels of Olympic track star Jesse Owens and how he competed in Nazi Germany with dignity.

 Added Entry - Personal Name: Shelton, Paula Young
 Illustrator: James, Gordon C.



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