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The Resource Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Label
Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court
Title
Coach Wooden and me
Title remainder
our 50-year friendship on and off the court
Statement of responsibility
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Basketball Hall of Famer explores his 50-year friendship with Coach John Wooden, one of the most enduring and meaningful relationships in sports history
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem/ Fisher, David
Dewey number
796.3230922
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
  • Wooden, John
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • Coach-athlete relationships
  • African American basketball players
  • Basketball coaches
  • Basketball
  • Discrimination in sports
Label
Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Why it took fifty years to write this book -- When worlds collide: midwestern hick meets Harlem hoopster -- The game is afoot: It's never about winning and other courtside lessons -- Color bind: the unbearable darkness of being black -- What would Wooden do: religion, politics, and keeping the faith -- We've got trouble, right here in Pauley Pavilion: getting lost on Wooden Way -- "Time can bend your knees": the hours of friendship in the days of grief -- Our long day's journey into night
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Large print edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455571246
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
bd 17123121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Why it took fifty years to write this book -- When worlds collide: midwestern hick meets Harlem hoopster -- The game is afoot: It's never about winning and other courtside lessons -- Color bind: the unbearable darkness of being black -- What would Wooden do: religion, politics, and keeping the faith -- We've got trouble, right here in Pauley Pavilion: getting lost on Wooden Way -- "Time can bend your knees": the hours of friendship in the days of grief -- Our long day's journey into night
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Large print edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455571246
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
bd 17123121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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