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Author Macy, Sue.

Title Trudy's big swim : how Gertrude Ederle swam the English Channel and took the world by storm / by Sue Macy ; illustrated by Matt Collins.

Publication Info. New York : Holiday House, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 797.21 Ederle,G MACY    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 EDERLE,G MAC    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 EDERLE,G MAC    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 36 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Summary Tells the story of Gertrude Ederle's 1926 swim across the English Channel, describing how she overcame difficult environmental, physical, and cultural challenges to become the first woman to establish her historic record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 34-35).
Subject Ederle, Gertrude, 1906-2003 -- Juvenile literature.
Ederle, Gertrude, 1906-2003.
Swimmers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women swimmers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women swimmers.
Women -- Biography.
Genre/Form Juvenile works.
Added Author Collins, Matt, illustrator.
ISBN 9780823436651 (hardcover)
0823436659 (hardcover)

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