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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Aug 1, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate. Illustrated with a blend of historic photographs and eloquent watercolors by Paul Bacon.

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User Review  - KristenLaSorsa - LibraryThing

Summary: Teammates is a book about baseball back in the 1940's. Back then they had different leagues for races, until one day Branch Rickey decided to have a black man join the major league (white ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

This book is a great testament to quality character education. The book deals with Jackie Robison's transition to the major leagues and the obstacles he faced in doing so with the support of his ... Read full review

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Peter Golenbock is a well-known writer of books about sports, espcecially baseball. He lives in Ridgefield, Connecticut.   Paul Bacon also illustratedSusanna of the Alamo. He lives in Clintondale, New York.