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Published by Libraries Unlimited in Englewood, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Athletes, Black -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • African American athletes -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Olympics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-176) and index.

    StatementJames A. Page ; introduction by Reynold S. O"Neal.
    GenreBiography, Dictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV697.A1 P284 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 190 p. :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1885611M
    ISBN 100872876187
    LC Control Number90046660

    RICHLANDS, Va. — Debi Thomas, the best African American figure skater in the history of the sport, couldn’t find her figure skates. She looked around the darkened trailer, perched along a. THE OLYMPIAN Winter Issue new medalists emerging are equally inspiring. Boarding, curling, hockey, skating, skiing, BLACK POWER SALUTE Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised. Nov 16,  · With her new book, “Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, A Life in Balance” Simone Biles inspires us with an emotional account of being called fat by her coach. Olympian gymnast Simone Biles gave the world some serious #lifegoals when she killed it at the Rio Olympics and had the cutest online flirtation with Zac Efron all in the same.


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