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Attucks! : Oscar Robertson and the basketball team that awakened a city

Hoose, Phillip M., 1947- author.

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2018.

212 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

"By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955, ten teens from an Indianapolis school meant to be the centerpiece of racially segregated education in the state shattered the myth of their inferiority. Their ... coach had fashioned an unbeatable team from a group of boys born in the South and raised in poverty. Anchored by ... Oscar Robertson, a future college and NBA star, the Crispus Attucks Tigers went down in history as the first state champions from Indianapolis and the first all-black team in U.S. history to win a racially open championship tournament"--Publisher marketing.

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ISBN:

9780374306120 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

GV885.43.C8 H66 2018

Dewey Class No:

796.323/620977252 23

Author:

Hoose, Phillip M., 1947- author.

Title:

Attucks! : Oscar Robertson and the basketball team that awakened a city / Phillip Hoose.

VaryingTitle:

Oscar Robertson and the basketball team that awakened a city

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

212 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes filmography and bibliographical references (pages 187-191) and index.

Summary:

"By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955, ten teens from an Indianapolis school meant to be the centerpiece of racially segregated education in the state shattered the myth of their inferiority. Their ... coach had fashioned an unbeatable team from a group of boys born in the South and raised in poverty. Anchored by ... Oscar Robertson, a future college and NBA star, the Crispus Attucks Tigers went down in history as the first state champions from Indianapolis and the first all-black team in U.S. history to win a racially open championship tournament"--Publisher marketing.

Subject:

Robertson, Oscar,--1938---Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Robertson, Oscar,--1938-

Subject:

Crispus Attucks Tigers (Basketball team)--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Crispus Attucks Tigers (Basketball team)

Subject:

Basketball players--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Basketball players.

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