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My losing season

Author: Pat Conroy
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Bantam trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The author reflects on his days at a South Carolina military college. He recalls his love of basketball and its value to him as a means of self-expression, and shares experiences that shed new light on his novel "The Great Santini."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Pat Conroy; Pat Conroy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat Conroy
ISBN: 0553381903 9780553381900
OCLC Number: 53399221
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 402 pages : portrait ; 23 cm
Contents: Point guard takes to the court: Before first practice --
First practice --
Auburn --
Making of a point guard: First shot --
Gonzaga High School --
Beaufort High --
Plebe year --
Camp Wahoo --
Return for senior year --
Clemson --
Green weenies --
Old dominion --
Point guard finds his voice: New Orleans --
Tampa Invitational Tournament --
Columbia Lions --
Christmas break --
Jacksonville to Richmond --
Davidson --
Furman Paladins --
Annie Kate --
Starving in Utopia --
William and Mary --
VMI --
Four overtimes --
East Carolina --
Orlando --
Lefty calls my name --
Tournament --
Ex-basketball players --
Point guard's way of knowledge: New game.
Responsibility: Pat Conroy.

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The author reflects on his days at a South Carolina military college. He recalls his love of basketball and its value to him as a means of self-expression, and shares experiences that shed new light on his novel "The Great Santini."

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