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Wilma Rudolph / Tom Biracree ; [introductory essay by Matina S. Horner].

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Item details

  • ISBN: 1555466753
  • ISBN: 9781555466756
  • Physical Description: 111 p. : ill ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, c1988.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index.
"Remember the ladies" -- The fastest woman in the world -- Wilma's greatest battles -- The basketball star -- The making of a champion -- The Melbourne Olympics -- Hard times -- Triumph in Rome -- New beginnings.
Summary, etc.:
A biography of the woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.
Subject: Rudolph, Wilma, 1940- > Juvenile literature.
Track and field athletes > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Track and field athletes > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Juvenile biography.
Women > Biography.

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