Out of the Shadows

Out of the Shadows

... NJ: Logos International, 1978); Jesse Owens, with Paul Neimark, Jesse, The
Man Who Outran Hitler (New York: Ballantine Books, 1978). An interesting
hodgepodge of biographical tidbits can be found in Rhussus L. Perry, “Jesse
Owens,” ...

Author: David K. Wiggins

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

ISBN: 9781557288769

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 459

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The original essays in this comprehensive collection examine the lives and sports of famous and not-so-famous African American male and female athletes from the nineteenth century to today. Here are twenty insightful biographies that furnish perspectives on the changing status of these athletes and how these changes mirrored the transformation of sports, American society, and civil rights legislation. Some of the athletes discussed include Marshall Taylor (bicycling), William Henry Lewis (football), Jack Johnson, Satchel Paige, Jesse Owens, Joe Lewis, Alice Coachman (track and field), Althea Gibson (tennis), Wilma Rudolph, Bill Russell, Jim Brown, Arthur Ashe, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, and Venus and Serena Williams.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Triumph

Triumph

The Untold Story of Jesse Owens and Hitler's Olympics Jeremy Schaap. 199 "
Long was one": Jesse Owens, Jesse: The Man Who Outran Hitler (New York:
Fawcett, 1985), p. 62. 201 The American custom: Years later, for reasons
unknown, ...

Author: Jeremy Schaap

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0618688226

Category: History

Page: 272

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A look at the accomplishments of Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympic Games draws on interviews, family sources, and archival research to provide a portrait of a remarkable man in relation to the intrigues, controversies, and political machinations that took p
Categories: History

Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

The most comprehensive account of Owens's life is the book Jesse: The Man
Who Outran Hitler (1978). This was an important resource as I sought to
understand Owens's childhood and young adult life. He organized the book
around key ...

Author: Jacqueline Edmondson

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313339880

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 104

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Discusses the life, accomplishments, and legacy of track and field star Jesse Owens, who won four gold medals at the 1936 Olympic games.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

12 15 - 16 17 18 - 19 20 33 – 34 35 William J . Baker , Jesse Owens : An
American Life ( New York : The Free Press , 1986 ) , 11 . Jesse Owens and Paul
Neimark , Jesse : The Man who Outran Hitler ( Plainfield , N . J . : Logos
International ...

Author: Thomas Streissguth

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN: 0822549409

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who won four gold medals at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin and challenged Hitler's notion of Aryan superiority.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives

The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives

... in collaboration with Paul Niemark , Blackthink : My Life as a Black Man and
White Man ( 1970 ) ; The Jesse Owens Story ( 1970 ) ; I Have Changed ( 1972 ) ;
Jesse : A Spiritual Autobiography ( 1978 ) ; and Jesse , the Man Who Outran
Hitler ...

Author: Arnie Markoe

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons

ISBN: UOM:49015002860345

Category: Athletes

Page: 559

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Contains biographies of active and retired athletes, living or dead, plus media personalities, coaches, and administrators.
Categories: Athletes

Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

"A simple biography about Jesse Owens for early readers"--Provided by publisher.

Author: Patricia Mckissack

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9780766041042

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

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"A simple biography about Jesse Owens for early readers"--Provided by publisher.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend, and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority during the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.

Author: Pat McKissack

Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated

ISBN: PSU:000050006120

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend, and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority during the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens

... seeking out new sights just on the strength of your feet and the courage of your
lungs . ” – JESSE OWENS , FROM JESSE : THE MAN WHO OUTRAN HITLER
This One ZGZ4 - 405 - CFLY JESSE OWENS : TRACK - AND - FIELD OLYMPIAN
 ...

Author: Lucia Raatma

Publisher: Childs World Incorporated

ISBN: 1567665322

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Introduction to the life and accomplishments of famed African-American Olympian, Jesse Owens.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Today with My Father

Today with My Father

Hitler ' s fair - haired favorite for that race was Luz Long . In his book Jesse : The
Man Who Outran Hitler , Jesse tells how he wanted to beat Luz ' s qualifying
jumps . But in his eagerness to show the German what he could do , he fouled .

Author: Noelene Johnsson

Publisher: Review & Herald Publishing

ISBN: 0828002401

Category: Children

Page: 375

View: 720

Devotions for each day of the year include a Scripture passage followed by an illustrative anecdote.
Categories: Children

Research Guide to American Historical Biography

Research Guide to American Historical Biography

Jesse Owens . New York : Chelsea House , 1989. ( Y ) This 122 - page biography
, containing many superb ... The Man Who Outran Hitler ( New York : Random
House , 1978 ; A , G , Y ) chronicles Owens's search for spiritual salvation .
Owens ...

Author: Robert Muccigrosso

Publisher: Beacham Pub

ISBN: UOM:39076001233837

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 572

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"Description and evaluation of the most important secondary and primary sources for 452 American historical figures in all five volumes."--T.p. verso, v.5.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Bibliographic Guide to Black Studies

Bibliographic Guide to Black Studies

Author: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015021468148

Category: African Americans

Page:

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Categories: African Americans

Selected Black American African and Caribbean Authors

Selected Black American  African  and Caribbean Authors

Jesse : A Spiritual Autobiography . Jesse Owens . Jesse Jackson : The Man , the
Movement , the Myth . Barbara A . Reynolds . The Jesse Owens Story . Jesse
Owens . Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler . Jesse Owens . Jesus and the ...

Author: James Allen Page

Publisher: Littleton, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: UOM:39015015880357

Category: Reference

Page: 388

View: 688

Categories: Reference

Learning from the Lives of Amazing People

Learning from the Lives of Amazing People

Carl Lewis had publicly announced his intent to repeat Jesse Owen's 1936
record win of four gold medals, and his dream came true at the 1984 Olympics.
Compare and contrast how the ... Jesse: The Man Who Outran Hitler. Plainfield,
New ...

Author: Janice Gudeman

Publisher: Milestone

ISBN: 0866534466

Category: Biography

Page: 144

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Categories: Biography

Something about the Author

Something about the Author

... Budlong , 1968 . ( With Jesse Owens ) Blackthink : My Life as Black Man and
White Man , Morrow , 1970 . ( With Owens ) The Jesse Owens Story ... ( With
Owens ) Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler , Fawcett , 1979 . ( Coauthor ) A
Doctor ...

Author: Kevin S. Hile

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0810322900

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 275

View: 120

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Phylon

Phylon

Two blacks were nationally prominent in sports in these years : Jesse Owens and
Joe Louis . Their emergence as national symbols and ... Jaher for comments and
suggestions . See Jesse Owens , Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler ( New ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B4158776

Category: African American periodicals

Page:

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Categories: African American periodicals

New Dimensions in School Library Media Service

New Dimensions in School Library Media Service

Owens , Jesse . Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler . New York : Fawcett , 1978 .
American athlete . Awarded four gold medals in the 1936 Olympics . PARKS ,
GORDON Parks , Gordon . A Choice of Weapons . New York : Harper and Row ...

Author: Mary M. Eble

Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press

ISBN: UOM:39015014517877

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 468

View: 810

A practical, step-by-step guide to the development of reading, writing, and research abilities. This wonderful resource is essential to every secondary school library and English department... --THE BOOK REPORT
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Black Americans in Autobiography

Black Americans in Autobiography

Jesse , A Spiritual Autobiography . Plainfield , N . J . : Logos International , 1978 .
206p . Reprinted as Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler . New York : Fawcett
Gold Medal , 1979 . AU CLU DGW IU KKc MdBE NcD NjSOVA OCI ViRVU An ...

Author: Russell Carl Brignano

Publisher: Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press

ISBN: MINN:31951000487860O

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 193

View: 253

Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Best Books for Senior High Readers

Best Books for Senior High Readers

Author: John Thomas Gillespie

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: UOM:49015002917947

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 931

View: 969

Briefly annotated citations of some 10,000 books, arranged by subject and indexed by author, title, and subject/grade level. The books, all in print as of 1990, received favorable notices in more than one review journal appearing between January 1985 and September 1990. Aimed at students in grades 10-12, this bibliography is the third in the Bowker trilogy, which includes Best books for children and ... for junior high readers.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Humboldt Journal of Social Relations

Humboldt Journal of Social Relations

Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler . New York : Fawcett , and compare this with
William Baker , 1986 , Jesse Owens : An American Life . New York : Free Press .
3 . One could add that in team sports like football and basketball , black male ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSC:32106020094725

Category: Social sciences

Page:

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Categories: Social sciences