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The Resource Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke

Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke

Label
Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game
Title
Game changer
Title remainder
John Mclendon and the secret game
Statement of responsibility
John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Discover the true story of how in 1944, Coach John McLendon orchestrated a secret game between the best players from a white college and his team from the North Carolina College of Negroes. At a time of widespread segregation and rampant racism, this illegal gathering changed the sport of basketball forever"--Dust jacket flap
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coy, John
Dewey number
796.32307/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
7-11
LC call number
GV884.M29
LC item number
C69 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McLendon, John B.
  • McLendon, John B
  • McLendon, John B
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • Duke University
  • Duke University
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • Duke University
  • Basketball coaches
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Basketball
  • Basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Basketball coaches
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
  • United States
Label
Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781467726047
Isbn Type
(lb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015000910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904456223
  • 2257683
  • (OCoLC)904456223
  • 2233654
  • (OCoLC)904456223
  • (OCoLC)ocn904456223
  • 2233654
  • (OCoLC)ocn904456223
  • 2257683
Label
Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781467726047
Isbn Type
(lb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015000910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904456223
  • 2257683
  • (OCoLC)904456223
  • 2233654
  • (OCoLC)904456223
  • (OCoLC)ocn904456223
  • 2233654
  • (OCoLC)ocn904456223
  • 2257683

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