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Title Joe Louis, my champion / by William Miller ; illustrated by Rodney S. Pate.
Author Miller, William, 1959-
Publication New York : Lee & Low Books, [2004]
Copyright date ©2004
Edition First edition.
Description 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Call # J-E
Summary After listening to the radio broadcast of the heavyweight championship boxing fight of his hero, Joe Louis, a young African American boy realizes that he can emulate the boxer's persistence and strive to become whatever he wants to be.
Subject Persistence -- Fiction.
Heroes -- Fiction.
Prejudices -- Fiction.
Louis, Joe, 1914-1981 -- Fiction.
Boxers (Sports) -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Addl. Author Pate, Rodney S.
ISBN 1584301619 ($16.95)

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