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The Resource The three-year swim club : the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory, Julie Checkoway

The three-year swim club : the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory, Julie Checkoway

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The three-year swim club : the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory
Title
The three-year swim club
Title remainder
the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory
Statement of responsibility
Julie Checkoway
Title variation
  • 3-year swim club
  • three-year swim club
Title variation remainder
the untold story of Mauis Sugar Ditch Kids and their quest for Olympic glory
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children, mostly of Japanese ancestry, and in three short years transformed them into Olympic champions
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10448637
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Checkoway, Julie
Dewey number
797.2/10922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV837.9
LC item number
.C54 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japanese American children
  • Swimming
  • Swimmers
  • Olympic Games
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and their quest for Olympic glory
Label
The three-year swim club : the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory, Julie Checkoway
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [359]-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn907157329
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 415 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781455523443
Lccn
2015947608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907157329
Label
The three-year swim club : the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory, Julie Checkoway
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [359]-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn907157329
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 415 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781455523443
Lccn
2015947608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907157329

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