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Legends of the NBA

Kjartan Atli Kjartansson (Author)
"Legends of the NBA features illustrated profiles of twenty-eight retired basketball greats, including pioneers of the game such as Bill Russell and Jerry West. Dream Team players like Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan, and more recent all-stars, such as Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant. Young readers will learn about where each of these stars grew up, how he made it to the top, and what makes his playing style unique. Filled with career highlights, key stats, and action-packed photos, this book will wow both the basketball novice and the passionate fan." --
Print Book, English, 2022
First edition View all formats and editions
Abbeville Kids, an imprint of Abbeville Press, New York, N.Y., 2022
Ages 9 -12 years Grades 4-6
61 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
9780789214430, 0789214431
Kareem Abdul Jabbar
Charles Barkley
Elgin Baylor
Larry Bird
Kobe Bryany
Vince Carter
Wilt Chamberlain
Tim Duncan
Julius Erving
Kevin Garnett
John Havlicek
Allen Iverson
Magic Johnson
Michael Jordan
Moses Malone
Steve Nash
Dirk Nowitzki
Hakeem Olajuwon
Shaquille O'Neal
Scotte Pippen
Oscar Robertson
David Robinson
Bill Russell
Isiah Thomas
Dwyane Wade
Jerry West
Dominque Wilkins
Yao Ming