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The Resource Doc : the rise and rise of Julius Erving, Vincent M. Mallozzi

Doc : the rise and rise of Julius Erving, Vincent M. Mallozzi

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Doc : the rise and rise of Julius Erving
Title
Doc
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the rise and rise of Julius Erving
Statement of responsibility
Vincent M. Mallozzi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book tells Dr. J's amazing story, following his basketball journey from his Long Island childhood to the street games of New York City to a college career as his skills, reputation, and character grew. It follows his entrance into the ABA, where he revolutionized the game by glamorizing the dunk, and his conquering of the NBA, where he was Michael Jordan before there was a Jordan. It relates the family struggles he's had since leaving the game and charts the transformation of the man into myth
Summary
This book tells Dr. J's amazing story, following his basketball journey from his Long Island childhood to the street games of New York City to a college career as his skills, reputation, and character grew. It follows his entrance into the ABA, where he revolutionized the game by glamorizing the dunk, and his conquering of the NBA, where he was Michael Jordan before there was a Jordan. It relates the family struggles he's had since leaving the game and charts the transformation of the man into myth
Biography type
individual biography
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336999
Cataloging source
UKM
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Mallozzi, Vincent M
Dewey number
796.323092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV884.E78
LC item number
M39 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Erving, Julius
  • African American basketball players
  • Basketball players
Target audience
adult
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the rise and rise of Julius Erving
Label
Doc : the rise and rise of Julius Erving, Vincent M. Mallozzi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn429599015
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 286 p.
Isbn
9780470170182
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)429599015
Label
Doc : the rise and rise of Julius Erving, Vincent M. Mallozzi
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn429599015
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 286 p.
Isbn
9780470170182
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)429599015

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