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The Resource Elgin Baylor : the man who changed basketball, Bijan C. Bayne

Elgin Baylor : the man who changed basketball, Bijan C. Bayne

Label
Elgin Baylor : the man who changed basketball
Title
Elgin Baylor
Title remainder
the man who changed basketball
Statement of responsibility
Bijan C. Bayne
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the biography of NBA Hall of Fame player Elgin Baylor, an innovator in his sport, a civil rights trailblazer, and a superstar. It is the story of how a kid from the streets of segregated Washington, DC, who didn{u2019}t attend college until he was over twenty, revolutionized basketball
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Elgin Baylor : the man who changed basketball, Bijan C. Bayne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From streetball to Spingarn -- Superstar or secret schoolboy? -- "I was scared to death, it was my first flight." -- How the West was won -- I am not an animal put in a cage -- New frontiers: the NBA's first modern player -- The first superstar -- A leader of men -- "The more I was determined to prove the doctors wrong" -- Wilt: the unlucky number 13 -- Jazz duet -- Clipper command -- Rabbit redux
Control code
sky2ocm74320879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 267 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442245709
Lccn
2015007297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Elgin Baylor : the man who changed basketball, Bijan C. Bayne
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From streetball to Spingarn -- Superstar or secret schoolboy? -- "I was scared to death, it was my first flight." -- How the West was won -- I am not an animal put in a cage -- New frontiers: the NBA's first modern player -- The first superstar -- A leader of men -- "The more I was determined to prove the doctors wrong" -- Wilt: the unlucky number 13 -- Jazz duet -- Clipper command -- Rabbit redux
Control code
sky2ocm74320879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 267 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442245709
Lccn
2015007297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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