The Resource I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger

I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger

Label
I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond
Title
I beat the odds
Title remainder
from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The football star made famous in the hit film "The Blind Side" reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youth. While many people are now familiar with Oher's amazing journey, this is the first time he shares his story in his own words
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oher, Michael
Dewey number
  • 796.332092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV939.O44
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Yaeger, Don
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oher, Michael
  • University of Mississippi
  • Baltimore Ravens (Football team)
  • Football players
  • Oher, Michael
  • Baltimore Ravens (Football team)
  • University of Mississippi
  • Football
  • Football players
  • United States
Label
I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger
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Publication
Contents
Reaching back -- Begging and bumming: life in Hurt Village -- Life at home -- The day they took me away -- Life in the system -- Running back -- Escape from St. Joseph's -- "Home" again -- MJ and me -- Big Tony and Steve -- The road to Briarcrest -- High school -- Finding a family -- Finding football -- Miss Sue -- Rebel with a cause -- The draft -- On Raven's wings -- The blind side -- A different kind of fan mail -- Breaking the cycle -- Ways to get involved
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 250 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035602521
Label
I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger
Link
Publication
Contents
Reaching back -- Begging and bumming: life in Hurt Village -- Life at home -- The day they took me away -- Life in the system -- Running back -- Escape from St. Joseph's -- "Home" again -- MJ and me -- Big Tony and Steve -- The road to Briarcrest -- High school -- Finding a family -- Finding football -- Miss Sue -- Rebel with a cause -- The draft -- On Raven's wings -- The blind side -- A different kind of fan mail -- Breaking the cycle -- Ways to get involved
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 250 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035602521

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