The Resource Game changer : John McLendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke

Game changer : John McLendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke

Label
Game changer : John McLendon and the secret game
Title
Game changer
Title remainder
John McLendon and the secret game
Statement of responsibility
John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"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"--Dust jacket flap
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coy, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 1170
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
10.6
Study program name
Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McLendon, John B
  • Basketball coaches
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • Duke University
  • McLendon, John B
  • Duke University
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Basketball
  • Basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
  • United States
  • McLendon, John B
  • Basketball coaches
  • African American basketball coaches
  • Discrimination in sports
  • North Carolina College for Negroes
  • Duke University
Label
Game changer : John McLendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn904456223
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781467726047
Lccn
2015000910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)904456223
Label
Game changer : John McLendon and the secret game, John Coy ; illustrated by Randy DuBurke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn904456223
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781467726047
Lccn
2015000910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)904456223

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