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The Resource King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution

King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution

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
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goudsouzian, Aram
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
George Gund foundation imprint in African American Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Russell, Bill
  • Russell, Bill
  • Russell, Bill (Sportler)
  • Basketball players
  • Basketball
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Basketball
  • Basketball players
  • United States
  • Ethnische Beziehungen
Label
King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-411) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7x7rg3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788644
Label
King of the Court : Bill Russell and the Basketball Revolution
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-411) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7x7rg3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788644

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