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Author Maraniss, Andrew, author.

Title Strong inside : the true story of how Perry Wallace broke college basketball's color line / Andrew Maraniss.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Philomel Books, [2017]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS True Stories  TR WALLACE    ---  Available
 PHS Non-Fiction  796.323 Maraniss    ---  Available
Edition Young readers edition.
Description 262 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-251) and index.
Summary A biography of the first African American basketball player in the Southeastern Conference details his struggles against racism, persistence of will, and role as a civil rights trailblazer.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG RL 7.9 8.0 186511 PCMS.
Subject Wallace, Perry (Law professor) -- Juvenile literature.
Wallace, Perry (Law professor).
Vanderbilt University -- Basketball -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Vanderbilt Commodores (Basketball team) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Vanderbilt University -- Basketball -- History.
Vanderbilt Commodores (Basketball team) -- History.
Basketball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Racism in sports -- Southern States -- History -- 20 century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Basketball players.
Racism in sports -- Southern States -- History -- 20 century.
Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Biography.
Southern States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Southern States -- Race relations.
Added Author Adaptation of (expression): Maraniss, Andrew. Strong inside
ISBN 9780399548345 : $17.99
0399548343 : $17.99

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