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Game changer : John Mclendon and the secret game

Coy, John 1958- (author.).
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  • 15 of 17 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 796.323 COY (Text) 36626103695805 JUV Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1467726044 (lb : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781467726047 (lb : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda Picture Books, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references [(page33)].
Summary, etc.: Discover the true story of how in 1944, Coach John McLendon orchestrated a secret game between the best players from a white college and his team from the North Carolina College of Negroes. At a time of widespread segregation and rampant racism, this illegal gathering changed the sport of basketball forever.
Target Audience Note:
NC 1170 Lexile.
NC1170L Lexile
Subject: United States
Discrimination in sports
Basketball coaches
African American basketball coaches
Discrimination in sports United States
African American basketball coaches
Basketball coaches United States
North Carolina College for Negroes.
Duke University.
Duke University Basketball History
North Carolina College for Negroes.
McLendon, John B
McLendon, John B
Genre: History.
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