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The Resource Strong inside : the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line, Andrew Maraniss

Strong inside : the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line, Andrew Maraniss

Label
Strong inside : the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line
Title
Strong inside
Title remainder
the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Maraniss
Title variation
Strong inside
Title variation remainder
the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketballs color line : young readers edition
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The untold story of Perry Wallace, a brilliant student and talented athlete who became the first African-American basketball player in the SEC at Vanderbilt University during the tumultuous late 1960s
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10570985
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Maraniss, Andrew
Dewey number
796.323/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10 to 17
  • Grades 5 and up
LC call number
GV884.W29
LC item number
M375 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wallace, Perry
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Vanderbilt Commodores (Basketball team)
  • Basketball players
  • Racism in sports
  • Civil rights
  • Southern States
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line : young readers edition
Label
Strong inside : the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line, Andrew Maraniss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes bibliographic references and index
  • "Adapted for young people from Strong Inside: Percy Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South published by Vanderbilt University Press in 2014." -- verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Dangerous Place -- Short 26th -- Freedom Song -- Pearl of the Community -- The Woomp Show -- Not Just Another Game -- They Had the Wrong Guy -- The Name of the Game -- Champions! -- The Promise -- The Surprise -- Dangerous Territory -- History Made Them Wrong -- Hit or Miss -- Crazy People -- Sudden Impact -- What About Justice? -- The Invisible Man -- Slammed Shut -- As Good as It Gets -- The Sudden Fall -- Nightmares -- Hate, Defeated -- A River of Tears -- Death of a Dream -- Truth to Power -- The Cruel Deception -- All Alone -- Nevermore -- Bachelor of Ugliness -- He Saved the Best for Last -- Ticket Out of Town
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9780399548345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 946693249
  • (OCoLC)946693249
Label
Strong inside : the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line, Andrew Maraniss
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes bibliographic references and index
  • "Adapted for young people from Strong Inside: Percy Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South published by Vanderbilt University Press in 2014." -- verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Dangerous Place -- Short 26th -- Freedom Song -- Pearl of the Community -- The Woomp Show -- Not Just Another Game -- They Had the Wrong Guy -- The Name of the Game -- Champions! -- The Promise -- The Surprise -- Dangerous Territory -- History Made Them Wrong -- Hit or Miss -- Crazy People -- Sudden Impact -- What About Justice? -- The Invisible Man -- Slammed Shut -- As Good as It Gets -- The Sudden Fall -- Nightmares -- Hate, Defeated -- A River of Tears -- Death of a Dream -- Truth to Power -- The Cruel Deception -- All Alone -- Nevermore -- Bachelor of Ugliness -- He Saved the Best for Last -- Ticket Out of Town
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9780399548345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 946693249
  • (OCoLC)946693249

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