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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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 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/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
Dewey number
  • 796.323092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
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
  • Large type books
Label
Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
ocn987002226
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
304 pages (large print), [16] pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455571246
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) a1997286
Label
Coach Wooden and me : our 50-year friendship on and off the court, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Publication
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
Control code
ocn987002226
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
304 pages (large print), [16] pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455571246
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) a1997286

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