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Epic : John McEnroe, Björn Borg, and the greatest tennis season ever

Author: Matthew Cronin
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Includes fascinating details about John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg both on and off the court, from grueling practice sessions to late-night partying. Packed with stories and anecdotes of top tennis players and coaches, including Vitas Gerulaitis, Mary Carillo, Lennart Bergelin, and others. Highlights a pivotal moment in the evolution of the game--from quiet to loud, from wood to metal racquets, and from European to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
biografi
Named Person: John McEnroe; Björn Borg; Björn Borg; John McEnroe
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Cronin
ISBN: 9780470190623 0470190620 9781118015957 1118015959 9781118015964 1118015967 9781118015971 1118015975
OCLC Number: 670479781
Description: xv, 288 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Matthew Cronin.
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"Includes fascinating details about John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg both on and off the court, from grueling practice sessions to late-night partying. Packed with stories and anecdotes of top tennis players and coaches, including Vitas Gerulaitis, Mary Carillo, Lennart Bergelin, and others. Highlights a pivotal moment in the evolution of the game--from quiet to loud, from wood to metal racquets, and from European to American dominance. Written by veteran tennis writer and analyst Matthew Cronin"--

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