The Resource Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez

Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez

Label
Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion
Title
Racing against the odds
Title remainder
the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion
Statement of responsibility
by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez
Title variation
Story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Wendell O. Scott, who made history as the only African American driver to win a race in a NASCAR Grand National (now Sprint Cup) division
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Carole Boston
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
008-012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Velasquez, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, Wendell
  • Stock car drivers
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • African American automobile racing drivers
  • Stock car drivers
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The illustrations are rendered using Prismacolor Nupastels and Unison soft pastels on Wallis paper"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761454656
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2008010711
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 3764794-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3764794
  • (Sirsi) o213479975
  • (OCoLC)213479975
Label
Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion, by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez
Publication
Note
"The illustrations are rendered using Prismacolor Nupastels and Unison soft pastels on Wallis paper"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761454656
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2008010711
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 3764794-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3764794
  • (Sirsi) o213479975
  • (OCoLC)213479975

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