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A Hard Road to Glory: A History of the African-American Athlete Since 1946

Arthur R. Ashe, Jr. ; With the assistance of Kip Branch, Ocania Chalk, and Francis Harris
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Warner Books, c1988.
Language
English
ISBN
0446710083
Description
xiv, 571 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • First printing, November 1988.
  • "An Armistad book."
  • The last of 3 volumes. This is Vol. 3, covering the years Since 1946. Vol. 1: 1619-1918; Vol. 2: 1919-1945.
  • Covers forty-two years of outstanding Black American sports achievements, including the era of growing Civil Rights activism and the inception of integrated sports and covering sports legends including Alice Coachman, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, and Muhammed Ali.
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography: p. 537-546.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original orange boards with black cloth backstrip; dust jacket. Scott Fund, 1998/1999.
Technical Details
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