|Statement||Rhodri Jones ; illustrated by Caroline Binch.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||141|
Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville’s ten-year-old star detective. With an uncanny knack for trivia, he solves mysteries for the neighborhood kids. But his dad also happens to be the chief of the police department, and every night Encyclopedia helps him . More By and About This Author In the late s, when every aspiring black pilot had heard of the army's Tuskegee program, Jesse Leroy Brown set his sights on becoming a navy aviator. An. Get this from a library! The flight of Jesse Leroy Brown. [Theodore Taylor] -- Against the odds of poverty and racism, Brown became the first black man to fly a Navy fighter and make a carrier landing before becoming an American hero over the battlefields of Korea. The Maxson family by Walter LeRoy Brown, , [n.p.] edition, in English.
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Jesse Leroy Brown was born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, into a sharecropper family. He was a school athlete who excelled at math and dreamed of being a pilot from the time he was a young boy. When he left Mississippi to attend Ohio State University in , his high school principal wrote to him, “As the first of our graduates to enter a predominately white university, you are our hero. Leroy Brown is a boy with above-average deduction skills who is just smart enough to have been given the nickname Encyclopedia by his friends and family. Encyclopedia is not afraid to stand up to bullies and he likes helping others. He discusses cases with his police detective dad and then he . Mom0ja (Atlas Obscura User) Most fish stories are about the “big one that got away,” but the story of Leroy Brown, maybe the most famous badass largemouth bass in the world, begins with getting. View the profiles of people named Leroy Brown. Join Facebook to connect with Leroy Brown and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to.