Wilma Rudolph

by Sherrow, Victoria.

Format: Print Book 1995
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Penn Hills Library Juvenile j 92 RUD
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Juvenile
Call Number  j 92 RUD
This book is a geography of the sugar cane industry from its origins to 1914. It describes its spread from India into the Mediterranean during medieval times, to the Americas and its subsequent diffusion to most parts of the tropics. It examines the changes in agricultural and manufacturing techniques over the centuries, and its impact in forming the multicultural societies of the tropical world.
Additional Information
Series Junior world biographies.
Subjects Rudolph, Wilma, -- 1940-1994 -- Juvenile literature.
Rudolph, Wilma, -- 1940-
Runners (Sports) -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Olympics -- Juvenile literature.
Track and field athletes.
African Americans -- Biography.
Publisher New York :Chelsea Juniors,1995
Language English
Description 79 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 72) and index.
ISBN 0791022900 :
0791022935 (pbk.) :
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