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From set shot to slam dunk : the glory days of basketball in the words of those who played it

Author: Charles Salzberg
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1998]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Basketball in its early years was rough and rowdy, on the courts and off. Players had names like Feets Broudy, Sweetwater Clifton, and Easy Ed Macauley. But from the very start the game won fans.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Salzberg
ISBN: 0803292503 9780803292505
OCLC Number: 37820064
Notes: "Bison books"--Spine.
Originally published: New York : E.P. Dutton, ©1987.
Description: xvi, 269 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Charles Salzberg.
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"A book for basketball aficionados . . . Recalls the more modest times and the transformation of professional basketball from a take-all-comers, barnstorming sport to the big-time enterprise it has Read more...

 
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