Long-Armed Ludy and the First Women’s Olympics

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Long-Armed Ludy and the First Women’s Olympics

by Jean L. S. Patrick

Illustrations by Adam Gustavson

First Release:

October 2017

ISBN: 9781580895460

Lucille “Ludy” Godbold grew up skinny, tall, and athletic. When her coach took her to a meet in New York she qualified for the frst Women’s Olympic Games in 1922. Except she had no money to go. More about Ludy Godbold and the Women’s Olympics. Author’s note. Black-and-white photographs. Selected bibliography. Full-color illustrations in oil and gouache.

  • ISBN: 9781580895460
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 11" x 9"
    Genre: Nonfic
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