Billie Jean King: Tennis Star & Social Activist: Tennis Star & Social Activist

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ABDO, Jan 1, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
Legendary Athletes introduces readers to the people who have made significant impacts both athletically and socially. Billie Jean King: Tennis Star & Social Activist highlights Billie Jean King's childhood and rise to fame. Career highlights, battles along the way, and humanitarian contributions are also discussed. The tennis star's lasting legacy is told through informative sidebars, captivating photos, and engaging text. SportsZone is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
 

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Contents

California Tomboy
Marble Wimbledon and College
Finding Love
Taking a Stand
Wanted and Unwanted Attention
Career High and Personal Low
The Organizer
Hanging Up Her Racket
Timeline
Essential Facts
Glossary
Additional Resources
Source Notes
Index
About the Author
Copyright

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