Jesse Owens: Gold Medal Hero

Jesse Owens: Gold Medal Hero
Pages:
124
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Published:
April 6th 2010 by Sterling Publishing
Goodreads Rating:
4.44
ISBN13:
9781402763618
ISBN10:
1402763611
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From humble beginnings and a childhood marked by disease and poverty, Jesse Owens sprinted to Olympic gold.

  His success in the 1936 Berlin games was a victory for equality--and an affront to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler’s view of Aryan supremacy.  The