Hammerin’ Hank Greenberg: Baseball Pioneer
Joining the Detroit Tigers in 1930, Hank Greenberg, sometimes called “the Jewish Babe Ruth,” battled anti-Semitism on and off the field. Further resources. Bibliography. Source notes. Index. Black-and-white photographs.
JLG Release: Jul 2011
Awards & Honors
2012 Sydney Taylor Honor Book for Older Readers
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
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7 1/2" x 9 1/2"
Level 7.3; Points: 4;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 10.2; Points: 8;
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Anti-semitic and racial epithets
Henry Benjamin "Hank" Greenberg (1911-1986), Baseball, Baseball players, Biographies, Anti-semitism, Standing up for one's beliefs, Overcoming adversity, Role models,