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The secret game : a wartime story of courage, change, and basketball's lost triumph / Scott Ellsworth.

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  • ISBN: 9780316244626
  • Physical Description: viii, 387 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Back Bay paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Back Bay Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

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General Note:
Origianlly published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 2015.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-375) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Story of a 1944 illegal basketball game between the North Carolina College for Negroes in Durham and the Duke University medical school team.
Subject: North Carolina College for Negroes > Basketball.
Duke University > Basketball.
Basketball > North Carolina > Durham.
Discrimination in sports > North Carolina.

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