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The Resource King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution, (electronic resource)

King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution, (electronic resource)

Label
King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution
Title
King of the Court
Title remainder
Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"King of the Court provides a highly nuanced and sophisticated analysis of the great African American basketball player from his earliest days up to the present time. With great skill and much insight, Goudsouzian makes clear that Russell was a very complicated man who was full of contradictions in his own private life and in relationship to his business associates, teammates, opponents, the media, and the larger sporting public."David K. Wiggins, George Mason University"Not only is King of the Court one of the most impressive and important sports biographies to come along in m
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goudsouzian, Aram
Dewey number
796.323092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
George Gund foundation imprint in African American Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Russell, Bill
  • Basketball players
  • Basketball
Label
King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-411) and index
Contents
King of the Court; CONTENTS; List of Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Russell Moves; 2. Big Man on Campus; 3. Russell Rules; 4. The Amateur; 5. Big League, Bush League; 6. The Man Who Must Be Different; 7. Goliath's Shadow; 8. The Mystique; 9. Family Man; 10. His Own Little Revolution; 11. Russellphobia; 12. The Hidden Fear; 13. Boston Is Dead; 14. The Lighthouse; 15. Grand Old Man; 16. Color Man; 17. Seattle's New Dictator; 18. Russell Redux; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn646788644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (463 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945760
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788644
Label
King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-411) and index
Contents
King of the Court; CONTENTS; List of Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Russell Moves; 2. Big Man on Campus; 3. Russell Rules; 4. The Amateur; 5. Big League, Bush League; 6. The Man Who Must Be Different; 7. Goliath's Shadow; 8. The Mystique; 9. Family Man; 10. His Own Little Revolution; 11. Russellphobia; 12. The Hidden Fear; 13. Boston Is Dead; 14. The Lighthouse; 15. Grand Old Man; 16. Color Man; 17. Seattle's New Dictator; 18. Russell Redux; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn646788644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (463 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945760
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788644

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