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Roller derby rivals / by Sue Macy ; illustrated by Matt Collins.

Macy, Sue (author.). Collins, Matt (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

It's 1948 in New York City. A legendary high-speed, hard-hitting rivalry on the Roller Derby track is about to be witnessed by a packed arena at the 69th Regiment ArmoryNand for the first time, thousands of television viewers. Here is the story of Gerry Murray and Midge "Toughie" Brasuhn, two pioneering athletes at the dawn of televised sports. Full color.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J EARLY 796.21 MAC (Text) 33892100422808 Children's Early Non-Fiction Book None 12/20/2016 Available -
Parkdale Community Library J EARLY 796.21 MAC (Text) 33892100422816 Children's Early Non-Fiction Book None 12/24/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823429233
  • Physical Description: 31 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 2014.

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Summary, etc.:
It's 1948 in New York City. A legendary high-speed, hard-hitting rivalry on the Roller Derby track is about to be witnessed by a packed arena at the 69th Regiment ArmoryNand for the first time, thousands of television viewers. Here is the story of Gerry Murray and Midge "Toughie" Brasuhn, two pioneering athletes at the dawn of televised sports. Full color.
Subject: Brasuhn, Toughie, 1923-1971.
Murray, Gerry.
Roller derby > New York (State) > New York.
Roller skaters > United States > Biography.
Women roller skaters > United States > Biography.
Summary: It's 1948 in New York City. A legendary high-speed, hard-hitting rivalry on the Roller Derby track is about to be witnessed by a packed arena at the 69th Regiment ArmoryNand for the first time, thousands of television viewers. Here is the story of Gerry Murray and Midge "Toughie" Brasuhn, two pioneering athletes at the dawn of televised sports. Full color.

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