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Becoming Kareem : growing up on and off the court

Author: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; Raymond Obstfeld
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An autobiography about Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and his life growing up in New York, becoming the basketball star he's known to be, and getting involved in the world around him as an activist for social change"--
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; Raymond Obstfeld
ISBN: 9780316555388 031655538X
OCLC Number: 1013509312
Description: 304 pages.
Responsibility: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld.

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The first memoir for young readers by the sports legend explores his path from his days as a shy boy named Lew Alcindor to becoming Kareem...  Read more...

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"Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is... as gifted an intellect as he is an athlete... It's a tale by a wise elder-- about basketball, sure, but also about cultural, political, social, and religious awakenings, Read more...

 
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