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By Sharon Robinson

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Just in time for the most important movie liberate, realize every little thing you desired to find out about Jackie Robinson!

To tie- in with the April 2013 unlock of the motion picture 42, the existence tale of Jackie Robinson, this full-color complete biography will characteristic every little thing there's to grasp approximately this inspiring American hero.

The motion picture, that includes high-profile actors resembling Harrison Ford, Christopher Meloni, and T.R. Knight, explores Robinson's history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers lower than the assistance of crew govt department Rickey.

The biography will discover what led as much as Robinson's signing and what occurred after. because the first black guy to play significant league baseball, his growth monumentally inspired the desegregation of baseball. due to this, Robinson grew to become an icon for not just the game of baseball, but in addition for the civil -rights movement.

Featuring images all through, this biography may be a activities story and a background lesson. it is going to coincide with the motion picture and in addition supply many extra Robinson info, introducing him to a brand new iteration of readers.

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