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Attucks! : Oscar Robertson and the basketball team that awakened a city

Author: Phillip M Hoose
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The true story of the all-black high school basketball team that broke the color barrier in segregated 1950s Indiana, masterfully told by National Book Award winner Phil Hoose. By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955, ten teens from an Indianapolis school meant to be the centerpiece of racially segregated education in the state shattered the myth of their inferiority. Their brilliant coach  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
Attucks!
New York : Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2018
(DLC) 2018002809
(OCoLC)1050457376
Named Person: Oscar Robertson; Oscar Robertson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip M Hoose
ISBN: 9780374306137 0374306133
OCLC Number: 1057894646
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Phillip Hoose.

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The true story of the all-black high school basketball team that broke the color barrier in segregated 1950s Indiana, masterfully told by National Book Award winner Phil Hoose.  Read more...

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