WorldCat Identities

Ashe, Arthur

Overview
Works: 238 works in 371 publications in 1 language and 20,338 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Registers  Juvenile works 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Speaker, Commentator, Interviewee, Host
Classifications: GV994.A7, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Arthur Ashe Publications by Arthur Ashe
posthumous Publications by Arthur Ashe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Arthur Ashe
 
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Most widely held works by Arthur Ashe
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Ashe on tennis : strokes, strategy, traditions, players, psychology, and wisdom by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes information on the critical components of a serve, successful strategies for break point, the correct approach to playing from behind, eight tips for playing a lefty, etc
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete since 1946 by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers forty-two years of outstanding Black American sports achievements, including the era of growing Civil Rights activism and the inception of integrated sports and covering sports legends including Alice Coachman, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, and Muhammed Ali
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete, 1919-1945 by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers twenty-five important years in the history of Black American Sports, detailing such memorable events as the formation of baseball's Negro National Leagues, Jesse Owen's outstanding Olympic performances, and Joe Louis's World Heavyweight Championship
Getting started in tennis by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Wimbledon champion instructs beginning players in the mechanics, rules, strategy, and etiquette of tennis
Arthur Ashe's tennis clinic by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and commentary explain the varied essentials of the sport of tennis, including all the basics, shotmaking, and tactics
A hard road to glory : baseball, the African-American athlete in baseball by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hard road to glory--basketball : the African-American athlete in basketball by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hard road to glory--boxing : the African-American athlete in boxing by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at African American boxing champions, with statistics and records
A hard road to glory--track & field : the African-American athlete in track & field by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at African American track and field stars, with numerous statistics and records
A hard road to glory--football : the African-American athlete in football by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living with high blood pressure ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medical experts explain exactly what high blood pressure is and how you can help your doctor control it
Tennis our way ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Personal instruction covering all aspects of tennis. Designed to improve the game of beginners and advanced alike
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete, 1619-1918 by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Days of grace : a memoir by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Touching and courageous..All of it--the man, the life, the book--is rare and beautiful." COSMOPOLITAN DAYS OF GRACE is an inspiring memoir of a remarkable man who was the true embodiment of courage, elegance, and the spirit to fight: Arthur Ashe--tennis champion, social activist, and person with AIDS. Frank, revealing, touching--DAYS OF GRACE is the story of a man felled to soon. It remains as his legacy to us all.. AN ALTERNATE SELECTION OF THE BOOK-OF-THE-MONTH CLUB From the Paperback edition
Liberty ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussed is the broad spectrum of race relations in the 1990s. To what extent should African-Americans strive to maintain their cultural heritage and to what degree should they seek to become assimilated into American society today?
Inspirations ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In low-income neighborhoods throughout the nation, local leaders are pulling together to improve the quality of life by addressing issues such as child care, urban violence, "black-on-black" crime, housing, teenage pregnancy, economical inequities and community development
A hard road to glory : a history of the African-American athlete, 1946-1986 by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume III of a three volume set. A history of black athletic achievements in the United States from 1946-1986
The winning spirit ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this edition of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown talks about sports and winning with various athletes
A hard road to glory by Arthur Ashe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.06 for Daddy and ... to 0.66 for The winnin ...)
Alternative Names
Ashe, Arthur Robert Jr.
アッシュ, アーサー
Languages
English (141)
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