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The 100 greatest American athletes, Martin Gitlin

Label
The 100 greatest American athletes
Title
The 100 greatest American athletes
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gitlin
Title variation
One hundred greatest American athletes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this book, Martin Gitlin has ranked the 100 greatest American athletes across all sports, from football and baseball to the decathlon and skateboarding. Taken into consideration are the athletes' achievements, mental toughness, versatility, athleticism, and overall impact on their sport. Each entry contains biographical sketches of the athletes, recaps of their greatest moments, and quotes from their peers, media members, and sport historians. the athletes featured in this book include icons such as Jim Thorpe, Serena Williams, Michael Jordan, Michael Phelps, Muhammad Ali, Willie Mays, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, and Jesse Owens"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gitlin, Marty
Dewey number
796.0922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
G494 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Sports
  • United States
  • Leistungssportler
  • Ranking
  • Sportler
  • USA
Label
The 100 greatest American athletes, Martin Gitlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1030593077
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 385 pages
Isbn
9781538110263
Lccn
2018013101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The 100 greatest American athletes, Martin Gitlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1030593077
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 385 pages
Isbn
9781538110263
Lccn
2018013101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      38.8986949 -77.0247823
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