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,” ...

Out of the Shadows

Author: David K. Wiggins

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

ISBN: 1557288763

Page: 459

View: 172

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.

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, ...

Triumph

Author: Jeremy Schaap

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780618688227

Page: 272

View: 344

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

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 ...

Jesse Owens

Author: Jacqueline Edmondson

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313339882

Page: 104

View: 300

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

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 ...

Jesse Owens

Author: Thomas Streissguth

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN: 9780822549406

Page: 112

View: 673

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.

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 ...

The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives

Author: Arnie Markoe

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons

ISBN:

Page: 559

View: 298

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

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 ...

Research Guide to American Historical Biography

Author: Robert Muccigrosso

Publisher: Beacham Pub

ISBN:

Page: 572

View: 227

"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.

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
 ...

Jesse Owens

Author: Lucia Raatma

Publisher: Childs World Incorporated

ISBN: 9781567665321

Page: 40

View: 999

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

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 .

Today with My Father

Author: Noelene Johnsson

Publisher: Review & Herald Publishing

ISBN: 9780828002400

Page: 375

View: 465

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

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 ...

Learning from the Lives of Amazing People

Author: Janice Gudeman

Publisher: Milestone

ISBN: 9780866534468

Page: 144

View: 990

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 ...

Something about the Author

Author: Kevin S. Hile

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780810322905

Page: 275

View: 171

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.

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 ...

Phylon

Author:

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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 ...

New Dimensions in School Library Media Service

Author: Mary M. Eble

Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press

ISBN:

Page: 468

View: 378

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

The Life of Helen Stephens

Jesse Owens with Paul Neimark, Jesse: The Man Who Outran Hitler (New York:
Faucett, 1 978); Dave Dorr, "Jesse Ran Hitler's Racial Theories Out of Stadium,"
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 1, 1972; Max Seibel,"A Lifetime on the Track," ...

The Life of Helen Stephens

Author: Sharon Kinney-Hanson

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 262

View: 225

A fascinating look at the life of the influential sports icon, who set a world record at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, captures the excitement of her rich personal saga through unprecedented access to her private diaries and interviews.

Best Books for Senior High Readers

Best Books for Senior High Readers

Author: John Thomas Gillespie

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN:

Page: 931

View: 247

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.

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 ...

Humboldt Journal of Social Relations

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Sports Leaders Success

Track Champion Jesse Owens His Desire And Discipline Made Him A Legend
Voung James Cleveland “ Jesse ... bit of it that I could get up , had to be on the
inside , ” Owens wrote with Paul Neimark in “ Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler .

Sports Leaders   Success

Author: Investor's Business Daily

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071441018

Page: 256

View: 904

Sports Leaders & Success chronicles how 55 celebrated athletes and coaches rose to the top of their games, uncovering methods that can be adapted to any competitive environment and translated into success. Building on the popular and respected Investor's Business Daily "Leaders & Succes" section, this inspirational, results-focused book examines: How basketball legend John Wooden won an unsurpassed 10 of 12 NCAA Championship titles How Mia Hamm's committment made her the all-time leading scorer in women's soccer How Michael Jordan's dedication won him the NBA scoring title a record 10 times