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Author Wyckoff, Edwin Brit.

Title The man who invented the game of basketball : the genius of James Naismith / Edwin Brit Wyckoff.

Imprint Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Elementary, c2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Biography  B NAISMITH    ---  DUE 01-30-19
Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Series Genius inventors and their great ideas
Note Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.
Contents Tough love and a tough life - The dropout - The preacher plays hardball - Inventing fun - The world stood and cheered.
Summary This book describes the life of James Naismith, who became a minister, a medical doctor, and the inventor of the game of basketball.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
720 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades RL 4.2 0.5 quiz: 162475 PCMS
Subject Naismith, James, 1861-1939.
Basketball -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780766041424
9781464402128 (pbk.)

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