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How basketball works

Author: Keltie Thomas; Greg Hall
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : Maple Tree Press ; Berkeley, Calif. : Distributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, ©2005.
Series: How sports work.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents information on the history of basketball and famous players, along with explanations of rules and techniques.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keltie Thomas; Greg Hall
ISBN: 189706618X 9781897066188 1897066198 9781897066195 9781442059139 1442059133
OCLC Number: 1029622633
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Forest of Reading 2006 nominee.
Silver Birch Non-Fiction award nominee 2006.
Target Audience: 4-6.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 26 cm.
Contents: How does basketball work? --
Legends of the game --
That's the way the ballbounces --
Legends of the game --
Court aciton --
Legends of the game --
Game wear --
Legends of the game --
Complete athlete --
Legends of the game --
Science of explosive moves --
Legends of the game --
How pros measure up --
Legends of the game --
Offense vs. defense --
Legends of the game --
Rules and regs --
Basketball talk --
Index and answers.
Series Title: How sports work.
Responsibility: Keltie Thomas ; illustrated by Greg Hall.

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Presents information on the history of basketball and famous players, along with explanations of rules and techniques.

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