WorldCat Identities

West, Jerry 1938-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 3,539 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Sports films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV885.52.N49, 796.32364097471
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Most widely held works about Jerry West
 
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Basketball my way by Jerry West( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the objectives of basketball and techniques of playing the game
On the shoulders of giants. [an audio & musical journey through the early history of basketball] by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( Recording )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar takes listeners on a tour through the segregated days of early basketball, including the remarkable story of the Harlem Rens--the first professional champions of basketball. Along the way, hoops icons like Charles Barkley, Julius Erving, and John Wooden share their thoughts, while broadcast legend Bob Costas narrates
Touched by gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This NBA premier films presentation celebrates a remarkable group of men who after a decade of falling just shy of their goal dared to change and became one of the league's greatest teams - the first in a glittering line of Lakers to be crowned NBA Champions
Individual defensive skills the jump shot, featuring Jerry West( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First part demonstrates body and ball positions for effective defensive basketball play. Second part demonstrates body and ball positions when taking a jump shot
On the shoulders of giants by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar takes listeners on a tour through the segregated days of early basketball, including the remarkable story of the Harlem Rens--the first professional champions of basketball. Along the way, hoops icons like Charles Barkley, Julius Erving, and John Wooden share their thoughts, while broadcast legend Bob Costas narrates
Los Angeles Times tribute to Jim Murray( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A tribute to Jim Murrary, sports writer for the Los Angeles Times since 1961, who passed away in 1998
[The wonders of Rome( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"During NBC's coverage of the Atlanta Olympics, 'The Wonders of Rome' ran uninterrupted on the final Sunday of the games. It is the story of five inspirational figures who converged during an astonishing two weeks in a marvelous ancient city. They became the most extraordinary group of Olympians to emerge from a single Olympic games. Muhammad Ali, Wilma Rudolph, Rafer Johnson, Oscar Robertson and Jerry West. Five legends to be united by a principle uniquely American; each on a journey toward greatness, measuring always, the distance between who they were and who they hoped to be."--1996 Peabody Awards entry form. Uses historical footage from the 1960 Rome Olympics, interspersed with interviews with the athletes and their friends and relatives. Highlights include clips of the three gold medal-winning races with Wilma Rudolph, the decathlon competition between Rafer Johnson and C.K. Yang (Taiwan), the basketball competition with Jerry West and Oscar Robertson, and Cassius Clay's (Muhammad Ali) gold-medal winning boxing bout. Also includes clips of Ali winning the heavyweight championship against Sonny Liston, and Rafer Johnson lighting the torch during the opening ceremonies at the Los Angeles Olympic Games in 1984
On the shoulders of giants. [an audio & musical journey through the early history of basketball] by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar takes listeners on a tour through the segregated days of early basketball, including the remarkable story of the Harlem Rens--the first professional champions of basketball. Along the way, hoops icons like Charles Barkley, Julius Erving, and John Wooden share their thoughts, while broadcast legend Bob Costas narrates
Chicago Bulls vs Los Angeles Lakers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Complete telecast of game 6 of the 1971 Western Conference semi-final series. The game held true to the previous five games, with the home team, in this case the Bulls, winning. The Lakers would take the series, winning game 7 on their home court. The injured Jerry West joined Keith Jackson in the television broadcast booth
[Magic Johnson announces his retirement from the Los Angeles Lakers because he has tested positive for HIV virus] by Earvin Johnson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

West by West my charmed, tormented life by Jerry West( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

One of the greatest basketball players of all time finally tells - with relentless honesty - the incredible story of his life
Madmen's ball : the continuing saga of Kobe, Phil, and the Los Angeles Lakers by Mark Heisler( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this revised and expanded edition, Los Angeles Times writer Mark Heisler investigates the 45-year history of the Los Angeles Lakers and unveils a pattern of pampered and/or misguided players, megalomaniacal executives, and owners whose obsessive drives for championships and attention combined to create an atmosphere of conflict for decades Throughout the entire 2003-04 season, fans and the media called the L.A. Lakers the biggest reality show in the country. But the laundry list of conflicts--the ongoing Kobe-Shaq bickering, Kobe's sexual assault trial, Phil Jackson's final season, Gary Payt
Shoot like the pros : the road to a successful shooting technique by Adam Filippi( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shooting is the most important fundamental skill in basketball, but despite being the skill players are the most willing to practice, shooting technique is perhaps the least-taught fundamental of the game. In addition, there are very few instructional basketball books dedicated exclusively to shooting. Shoot Like the Pros is perhaps the most detailed analysis of shooting mechanics, covering every aspect of shooting, ever published. Divided into seven sections, it covers shooting mechanics, the mental aspects of shooting, free throws, game situations, strength and conditioning, teaching methods
The jump shot featuring Jerry West( Visual )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates body and ball positions when taking a jump shot
 
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Alternative Names
Džerijs Vests

Jerry West baloncestista de Estados Unidos

Jerry West cestista, allenatore di pallacanestro e dirigente sportivo statunitense

Jerry West joueur de basket-ball amricain

Jerry West koszykarz amerykański

Jerry West US-amerikanischer Basketballspieler und -trainer

West, Jerry Alan 1938-

Джэры Уэст

Жерри Уэст

Уэст, Джерри

Џери Вест

ג'רי וסט

جری وست بازیکن بسکتبال و ورزشکار آمریکایی

جيري ويست

ჯერი უესტი

제리 웨스트

ジェリー・ウェスト

傑瑞威斯特

杰里韦斯特

謝利韋斯

謝利韋斯

Languages
English (49)

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Jerry West : the life and legend of a basketball iconJerry West