Jesse

A remarkable self-portrait of the black man who carried this country to greatness in the 1936 Olympics. More than a retelling of the athletic triumphs and the personal tragedy of his life, Jesse is a remarkable spiritual pilgrimage.

Jesse

Author: Jesse Owens

Publisher: Fawcett

ISBN: 9780449130568

Page: 224

View: 276

A remarkable self-portrait of the black man who carried this country to greatness in the 1936 Olympics. More than a retelling of the athletic triumphs and the personal tragedy of his life, Jesse is a remarkable spiritual pilgrimage.

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: 407

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

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: 880

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.

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: 498

"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

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: 142

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

SOURCES 12 15-16 17 18-19 20 20 26 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 ...

Jesse Owens

Author: Thomas Streissguth

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN: 9780822549406

Page: 112

View: 197

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.

Learning from the Lives of Amazing People

... J.B. Lippincott Co., 1969. McGinnis, Alan Loy. The Friendship Factor: How to
Get Closer to the People You Care For. Minneapolis: Augsburg Publishing
House, 1979. Owens, Jesse, and Paul Neimark. Jesse: The Man Who Outran
Hitler.

Learning from the Lives of Amazing People

Author: Janice Gudeman

Publisher: Good Apple

ISBN: 9780866534468

Page: 144

View: 134

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: 980

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.

Forthcoming Books

16.90 ( 1-56294-579- ) Milbroek At . - Collecting Comic Books A Young Person's
Guide LC 94-48117 . ( Illus . ) ... Overy , R. J. The Nazi Economic Recovery 1932-
1938 . 2nd ed ... Jesse : The Man Who Outran Hitler ( Black History Titles Ser . ) .

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page:

View: 866

Adult Literacy

New York : country and then to another ; out of one era Avon . Buck , P . S ...
Jesse : The man who outran Questions come fast and furious . “ What Hitler . New
York : Fawcett . was the name of the book where such or so Peck , R . N . ( 1972 )
.

Adult Literacy

Author: Marguerite C. Radencich

Publisher: International Reading Assn

ISBN:

Page: 297

View: 851

The following articles are included: "Reconceptualizing the Language of Adult Literacy" (Ilsley, Stahl); "Expanding the Definition of Literacy for Adult Remedial Readers" (Heathington); "Adult Literacy Programs" (Davis); "Stages in the Reading Development of Adults" (Norman, Malicky); "Reading Concepts and Strategies of Adult Nonreaders" (Malicky, Norman); "Some Assumptions about Adult Reading Instruction" (Shuman); "Adult Literacy in Rural Areas" (Ferrell, Howley); "Views of Personal Literacy within a Prison Population" (Hansell, Voelkel); "Issues in Adult Literacy Assessment" (Metz); "Exploring Reading with Adult Beginning Readers" (Padak et al.); "'Measuring Success' in Reading in Adult Basic Education" (Finlay, Harrison); "Learning from Researching" (Fargo, Collins); "Reading Difficulty of Tests for Job Placement" (Ash); "Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine (REALM)" (Murphy); "What Works: Adult Literacy Program Evaluation" (Padak, Padak); "Profiles of and Instructional Strategies for Adult Disabled Readers" (Keefe, Meyer); "Building on Strengths" (Biggs); "Cooperative Learning Process" (Mocker); "Word Banks for Adult Literacy" (Austin-Anglea); "Picture Books to Use with Older Students" (Danielson); "Storytelling for Adults" (Ford); "High Interest-Low Readability Books for Adults" (Hill, Rabideau); "Four Poets" (Kazemek, Rigg); "Poetry in the Adult Literacy Class" (Conniff et al.); "Consumer Advocacy, Empowerment, and Adult Literacy" (Rosow); "Using Classic Novels with Adult New Readers" (Schierloh); "Writing Workshops" (Pates, Evans); "Writing Our Lives" (Stasz et al.); "Using Student Journals in the Workplace ESL [English as a Second Language] Classroom" (Sole); "Nondirective Combinatory Model in an Adult ESL Program" (D'Annunzio); "Using Computers in Adult Literacy Instruction" (Askov, Clark); "Adult Literacy in a Multiliterate Society" (Howie); "Interactive Computer-Assisted Instruction with Adults" (Finnegan, Sinatra); "College Students as Tutors for Adults in a Campus-Based Literacy Program" (D'Annunzio); "Intergenerational Adult Literacy Project" (Nickse et al.); "Training Family and Friends as Adult Literacy Tutors" (Scoble et al.); "Helping a Nonspeaking Adult Male with Cerebral Palsy Achieve Literacy" (Gipe et al.); "I Ain't Never Read My Own Words Before" (Purcell-Gates); "Use of an Educational Therapy Model with an Illiterate Adult" (Scully, Johnston); "Norman: Literate at Age 44" (Meyer et al.); "Approaches to Assessment in Workplace Literacy Programs" (Askov); "Workplace Literacy Lessons" (DeStefano); "Navajo Head Start" (Anziano, Terminello); and "Using Annual Reports for Adult Literacy Improvement" (Miller). (YLB)

Flights of Color

Fawcett Books for "You Can Win Them All!" which is from the Fawcett Books
Group edition of Jesse: The Man Who Outran Hitler, by Jesse Owens with Paul
Neimark. © 1978 by Jesse Owens, Paul Neimark. All rights reserved. Adapted
with ...

Flights of Color

Author: Theodore Clymer, Roselmina Indrisano, Dale D. Johnson

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page:

View: 508

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: 850

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