Young Jim ThorpeBook - 2006
A biography of Native American athlete Jim Thorpe, focusing on how his boyhood education set the stage for his athletic achievements which gained him international fame and Olympic gold medals.
Publisher: New Milford, Conn. : Roaring Brook Press, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: J 796.092 Brown
Characteristics:  p. :,col. ill. ;,23 x 29 cm.
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A portrait of outstanding Native American athlete Jim Thorpe whose victories at the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm led him to be called "the greatest athlete in the world" by the king of Sweden.
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