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The Resource Legends : the best players, games, and teams in basketball, Howard Bryant

Legends : the best players, games, and teams in basketball, Howard Bryant

Label
Legends : the best players, games, and teams in basketball
Title
Legends
Title remainder
the best players, games, and teams in basketball
Statement of responsibility
Howard Bryant
Title variation
Best players, games, and teams in basketball
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "From Magic Johnson to Michael Jordan to LeBron James to Steph Curry, ESPN's Howard Bryant presents the best from the hardwood--a collection of NBA champions and superstars for young sports fans! Fast-paced, adrenaline-filled, and brimming with out-of-this-world athleticism, basketball has won the hearts of fans all across America--yet it is particularly popular among kids and teens. Giants of the game like Steph Curry, LeBron, and Michael Jordan have transcended the sport to become cultural icons and role models to young fans. From the cornfields of Indiana and the hills of North Carolina, to the urban sprawl of New York City, Chicago and L.A., love of the game stretches from coast to coast. Featuring Top Ten Lists to chew on and debate, and a Top 40-style Timeline of Key Moments in Basketball History, this comprehensive collection includes the greatest dynasties, from the Bill Russell-era Celtics, to the Magic Jonson-led Lakers, to the Jordan-led Bulls, right up to the Tim Duncan-led Spurs. All the greats take flight toward the hoop in this perfect book for young fans who dream about stepping on an NBA court"--
  • "From Magic Johnson to Michael Jordan to LeBron James to Steph Curry, ESPN's Howard Bryant presents the best from the hardwood--a collection of NBA champions and superstars for young sports fans!"--
Member of
Summary
Presents a history of America's pastime that discusses many of its most notable players, teams, rivalries, and moments, from Jackie Robinson's breaking of the color barrier to the home run race between Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire
Writing style
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405251
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.35764
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 8 to 12
  • Grade 4 to 6
  • 1130L
Intended audience source
Lexile
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1100
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Legends
Series volume
3
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the best players, games, and teams in baseball
Label
Legends : the best players, games, and teams in basketball, Howard Bryant
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780399169052
Lccn
2016032754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
BRO-copy20170602-060
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn962171679
  • (OCoLC)962171679
  • 470833
  • 473045
  • 473045
Label
Legends : the best players, games, and teams in basketball, Howard Bryant
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780399169052
Lccn
2016032754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
BRO-copy20170602-060
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn962171679
  • (OCoLC)962171679
  • 470833
  • 473045
  • 473045

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