Babe Conquers the World

Babe Conquers the World

The Legendary Life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Book - 2014
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Babe Didrikson Zaharias had one driving goal: to become the greatest athlete who ever lived. And she made good on that promise with a meteoric rise to famed basketball player, Olympic medalist, and top female golfer. But there was more to Babe than just sports. Noted novelists and sportswriters Rich and Sandra Wallace expose the many controversies surrounding this famous female athlete--her upbringing, personality, marriage, and even her early death. This action-packed story of a womanESPN ranks as #10 of the top North American athletes of the twentieth century also includes personal and professional photographs, quotes, a bibliography, and an index.
Publisher: Honesdale, PA : Calkins Creek Books, 2014.
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781590789810
Characteristics: 272 pages ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Wallace, Sandra Neil
Study Program: Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.5 5.0 164728.


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