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Proud : my fight for an unlikely American dream

Author: Ibtihaj Muhammad; Lori L Tharps
Publisher: New York ; Boston : Hachette Books, [2018] © 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Autographed Edition, First EditionView all editions and formats
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Ibtihaj Muhammad's path to Olympic greatness has been marked with opposition and near-debilitating challenges because of her race, religion, and gender. As the only woman of color and the only religious minority on the U.S. women's saber team, she had to push past stereotypes, misconceptions, and negativity to find her own path to success and Olympic Glory. Her reflection provides an unflinching and honest portrayal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Ibtihaj Muhammad; Ibtihaj Muhammad
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ibtihaj Muhammad; Lori L Tharps
ISBN: 9780316487238 0316487236 9780316518963 0316518964
OCLC Number: 1023782747
Description: xiii, 270 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ibtihaj Muhammad, with Lori L. Tharps.

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Olympic medalist fencer and one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People Ibtihaj Muhummad's inspiring memoir about the tremendous obstacles, racism, and pressures she has overcome to become the first  Read more...

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