The Resource Breaking through : John B. McLendon, basketball legend and civil rights pioneer, Milton S. Katz

Breaking through : John B. McLendon, basketball legend and civil rights pioneer, Milton S. Katz

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Breaking through : John B. McLendon, basketball legend and civil rights pioneer
Title
Breaking through
Title remainder
John B. McLendon, basketball legend and civil rights pioneer
Statement of responsibility
Milton S. Katz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
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Katz, Milton S.
Dewey number
  • 796.323/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV884.M29
LC item number
K37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McLendon, John B
  • Basketball coaches
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
Label
Breaking through : John B. McLendon, basketball legend and civil rights pioneer, Milton S. Katz
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-247) and index
Contents
A Kansas childhood and the life of the game, 1915-33 -- The University of Kansas and Dr. James Naismith, 1933-36 -- Establishing a tradition of excellence: North Carolina College, 1937-52 -- A pioneer for integration: the National Basketball Association and the National Athletic Steering Committee, 1950-53 -- Groundbreaking championship years at Tennessee A&I State University, 1954-59 -- Blazing new trails: the Cleveland Pipers, 1959-62 -- Back to the college game: Kentucky State College and Cleveland State University, 1963-69 -- The first black coach in the American Basketball Association: the Denver Rockets, 1969 -- National and international ambassador of basketball for Converse, Inc., 1969-89 -- Return to Cleveland State University: Professor, Advisor, Historian, and "just a man," 1989-99
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 256 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028860429
Label
Breaking through : John B. McLendon, basketball legend and civil rights pioneer, Milton S. Katz
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-247) and index
Contents
A Kansas childhood and the life of the game, 1915-33 -- The University of Kansas and Dr. James Naismith, 1933-36 -- Establishing a tradition of excellence: North Carolina College, 1937-52 -- A pioneer for integration: the National Basketball Association and the National Athletic Steering Committee, 1950-53 -- Groundbreaking championship years at Tennessee A&I State University, 1954-59 -- Blazing new trails: the Cleveland Pipers, 1959-62 -- Back to the college game: Kentucky State College and Cleveland State University, 1963-69 -- The first black coach in the American Basketball Association: the Denver Rockets, 1969 -- National and international ambassador of basketball for Converse, Inc., 1969-89 -- Return to Cleveland State University: Professor, Advisor, Historian, and "just a man," 1989-99
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 256 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028860429

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