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LeBron James : a biography

Author: Lew Freedman
Publisher: Westport, Connecticut : Greenwood Press, 2008. ©2008
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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LeBron James is simultaneously on the cutting edge of basketball greatness and as a cultural icon. Through the international exposure of the National Basketball Association and its televised games in more than 100 countries, and as a global marketing presence, the star of the Cleveland Cavaliers is rapidly becoming one of the world's most familiar faces. This biography traces the key events in the life of LeBron  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Freedman, Lew.
LeBron James.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007048841
(OCoLC)182528130
Named Person: LeBron James; LeBron James
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lew Freedman
ISBN: 9780313343629 0313343624
OCLC Number: 220906386
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 155 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Timeline : significant events in the life of LeBron James --
Beginnings --
High school days --
Beyond his years --
Senior year basketball circus --
The LeBron sweepstakes --
A rookie, not a beginner --
Red, white, and blue --
Junior year pro --
Early season challenges --
On a Christmas roll --
Stepping up time --
Creating believers --
Appendix. Career records.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Lew Freedman.

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