PERS49: Jesse Owens

  1. Format: Book
  2. Published: 2001
  3. Author: Steele, Philip
  4. Publisher: Heinemann
  5. ISBN: 0431086540
  6. Catalogue Code: PERS49
  7. Quantity: 1
  8. Price: £7.50
Looks at the life story and impact on history of Jesse Owens, the black athlete who defied Hitler by winning 4 gold medals at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. Part of the Heinemann Profiles series about people who have contributed to 20th century history. Looks at how perceptions of him have changed over the years.

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