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The rivalry : Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain, and the golden age of basketball

Taylor, John, 1955-

New York : Ballantine Books, 2006, c2005.

421 p. ; 21 cm.

Explores how professional basketball was impacted by the racial tensions of the 1960s, using the stories of star players Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell to demonstrate how the game, and its players, evolved in response to those tensions.

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ISBN:

978-0-8129-7030-2

LC Call No:

GV884.A1 T39 2006

Dewey Class No:

796.323/092 B 22

Author:

Taylor, John, 1955-

Title:

The rivalry : Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain, and the golden age of basketball / John Taylor.

Edition:

2006 Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed.

Publisher:

New York : Ballantine Books, 2006, c2005.

Physical:

421 p. ; 21 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-402) and index.

Citation/Refs:

Library Journal, August 2005.

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, September 2005.

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, August 2005.

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, August 2005.

Citation/Refs:

Choice, April 2006.

Summary:

Explores how professional basketball was impacted by the racial tensions of the 1960s, using the stories of star players Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell to demonstrate how the game, and its players, evolved in response to those tensions.

Target Audience:

Adult Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Russell, Bill,--1934-

Subject:

Chamberlain, Wilt,--1936-

Subject:

Basketball players--Biography.

Subject:

Sports--United States--History.

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