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Phog : the most influential man in basketball / Scott Morrow Johnson ; foreword by Judy Allen Morris.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City 796.323 Joh (Text) 76893000268422 Adult Nonfiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 796.323 JOHN (Text) 39231033397296 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780803285712
  • ISBN: 080328571X
  • Physical Description: xx, 321 pages, 27 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2016]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue : From Naismith to Wilt -- Running from independence -- The "world's championship" -- A man named Jim -- The hero arrives -- The game can be coached -- Call him Doc -- A teacher among teachers -- Once a Jayhawk -- Ascent to new heights -- A bitter winter -- The day the game arrived -- Stepping out of the shadow -- A greater calling -- The fall of a legend -- Rising from the ashes -- Just like any other game day -- Searching for gold -- The improbable return -- The king gets his castle -- The biggest fish -- Wanting one more year -- The sparkle of a diamond -- Pay heed, all who enter -- Epilogue : Shining on.
Summary, etc.:
"A complete biography of Forrest "Phog" Allen, legendary University of Kansas basketball coach and a key figure in the sport's development and its coaching."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Allen, Forrest C., 1885-1974.
Basketball coaches > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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