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6 edition of Latino Legends found in the catalog.

Latino Legends

Hispanics in Major League Baseball (High Five Reading)

by Michael Silverstone

  • 386 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Red Brick Learning .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • United States,
  • Hispanic American baseball pla,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Latin America,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Hispanic American baseball players,
  • General,
  • Biography,
  • Baseball,
  • Baseball players

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7894478M
    ISBN 10073682832X
    ISBN 109780736828321

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    Get this from a library! Latino legends: Hispanics in major league baseball. [Michael Silverstone] -- Profiles some of baseball's present and past superstars who are from Spanish-speaking countries such as Cuba, Venezuela, and Puerto Rico, including Roberto Clemente, the Alou brothers, and Miguel. These Latino Folk Tales are available from the Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library catalog. Aardema, Verna. Borreguita and the coyote: a tale from Ayutla, Mexico. Borreguita (which means "little lamb") is taken by her owner to feast in a field of lush, red clover. She is approached by a coyote who has lunch on his mind. but the clever lamb outwits the coyote in .

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